[ hahy-per-tri-koh-sis ]
/ ˌhaɪ pər trɪˈkoʊ sɪs /
excessive growth of hair.
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Hypertrichosis is a term applied to excessive growth of hair, either as regards region, extent, age or sex.Essentials of Diseases of the Skin|Henry Weightman Stelwagon
Medicine definitions for hypertrichosis
[ hī′pər-trĭ-kō′sĭs ]
Growth of hair in excess of the normal.
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