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Origin of psora
1675–85; <Latin psōra<Greek psṓra itch
OTHER WORDS FROM psorapso·ric [sawr-ik, sor-], /ˈsɔr ɪk, ˈsɒr-/, adjective
Words nearby psora
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Example sentences from the Web for psora
Hahnemann's theory of psora is no chimera, as many theoreticians would have us believe.
It has been a popular remedy in many places for the cure of scald-head, psora, and most other cutaneous eruptions.