hyperidrosis

hyperhidrosis

[hahy-per-hi-droh-sis]
noun Pathology.
abnormally excessive sweating.
Also, hyperidrosis [hahy-per-i-droh-sis] .


Origin:
1850–55; hyper- + hidrosis

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hyperhidrosis hy·per·hi·dro·sis (hī'pər-hī-drō'sĭs, -hĭ-) or hy·per·i·dro·sis (hī'pər-ĭ-)
n.
Excessive or profuse perspiration. Also called polyhidrosis.


hy'per·hi·drot'ic (-drŏt'ĭk) adj.
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