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kraurosis

[kraw-roh-sis]
noun Pathology.
  1. atrophy and shrinkage of the skin, especially of the vulva.
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Origin of kraurosis

1885–90; < Greek kraûr(os) dry, brittle + -osis
Related formskrau·rot·ic [kraw-rot-ik] /krɔˈrɒt ɪk/, adjective
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