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pityroid

[ pit-uh-roid ]
/ ˈpɪt əˌrɔɪd /
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adjective Medicine/Medical.
scaly; resembling bran.
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Origin of pityroid

1840–50; <Greek pítȳr(on) bran, scale + -oid

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