achromasia

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achromasia ach·ro·ma·si·a (āk'rō-mā'zē-ə, -zhə)
n.

  1. Pallor associated with the hippocratic facies of extremely severe and chronic illness.

  2. See achromia.

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achromasia

noun
unnatural lack of color in the skin (as from bruising or sickness or emotional distress) [syn: lividness
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