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atrichia

[ey-trik-ee-uh, uh-trik-] /eɪˈtrɪk i ə, əˈtrɪk-/
noun, Medicine/Medical
1.
congenital absence or loss of hair.
Also, atrichosis
[a-truh-koh-sis] /ˌæ trəˈkoʊ sɪs/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
< Neo-Latin; see a-6, trich-, -ia
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atrichoses in Medicine

atrichia a·trich·i·a (ā-trĭk'ē-ə, ə-trĭk'-)
n.
The congenital or acquired absence of hair. Also called atrichosis.

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