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pityroid

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

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

pityroid

(pĭtĭ-roid′)
adj.
  1. Furfuraceous.
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