[ trih-koh-sis ]
/ trɪˈkoʊ sɪs /
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any disease of the hair.
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British Dictionary definitions for trichosis
/ (trɪˈkəʊsɪs) /
any abnormal condition or disease of the hair
Word Origin for trichosis
C19: via New Latin from Greek trikhōsis growth of hair
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Medical definitions for trichosis
[ trĭ-kō′sĭs ]
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