anthema

anthema

[an-thee-muh, an-thuh-]
noun, plural anthemata [an-thee-muh-tuh, -them-uh-tuh] , anthemas. Pathology.
2.
an eruption of the skin.

Origin:
< Greek ánthēma efflorescence, equivalent to ánthē, verbid stem of antheîn to bloom (see antho-) + -ma noun suffix of result

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