uredo

[yoo-ree-doh]

Origin of uredo

1700–10; < Latin ūrēdō blast, blight, burning itch, equivalent to ūr(ere) to burn + -ēdō noun suffix
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uredo

noun plural uredines (jʊˈriːdɪˌniːz)
  1. a less common name for urticaria

Word Origin for uredo

C18: from Latin: burning itch, from ūrere to burn
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