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siriasis

[ si-rahy-uh-sis ]
/ sɪˈraɪ ə sɪs /
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noun Pathology.
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Origin of siriasis

1595–1605; <Latin sīriāsis<Greek seiríāsis, equivalent to seiri(ân) to be hot, scorching (derivative of SeíriosSirius) + -āsis-asis
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