psora

[ sawr-uh, sohr-uh ]
/ ˈsɔr ə, ˈsoʊr ə /

noun Pathology.

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Origin of psora

1675–85; <Latin psōra<Greek psṓra itch

OTHER WORDS FROM psora

pso·ric [sawr-ik, sor-], /ˈsɔr ɪk, ˈsɒr-/, adjective
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