xerodermia

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xeroderma or xerodermia (ˌzɪərəʊˈdɜːmə, ˌzɪərəʊˈdɜːmɪə)
 
n
1.  any abnormal dryness of the skin as the result of diminished secretions from the sweat or sebaceous glands
2.  another name for ichthyosis
 
xerodermia or xerodermia
 
n
 
xerodermatic or xerodermia
 
adj
 
xero'dermatous or xerodermia
 
adj

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xerodermia

noun
a mild form of ichthyosis characterized by abnormal dryness and roughness of the skin [syn: xeroderma
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