pernio

[ pur-nee-oh ]
/ ˈpɜr niˌoʊ /

noun Pathology.


Nearby words

  1. pernicious anemia,
  2. pernicious vomiting,
  3. perniciously,
  4. pernickety,
  5. pernik,
  6. pernod,
  7. pernor,
  8. pero-,
  9. perodactyly,
  10. peromelia

Origin of pernio

1670–80; < Latin perniō chilblain on the foot, derivative of pern(a) haunch of the leg; see -ion

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