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cheloid

[kee-loid] /ˈki lɔɪd/
noun, Pathology
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cheloid

/ˈkiːlɔɪd/
noun
1.
(pathol) a variant spelling of keloid
Derived Forms
cheloidal, adjective

keloid

/ˈkiːlɔɪd/
noun
1.
(pathol) a hard smooth pinkish raised growth of scar tissue at the site of an injury, tending to occur more frequently in dark-skinned races
Derived Forms
keloidal, cheloidal, adjective
Word Origin
C19: from Greek khēlē claw
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