erythrism

erythrism

[ih-rith-riz-uhm, er-uh-thriz-uhm]
noun
abnormal redness, as of plumage or hair.

Origin:
1885–90; erythr- + -ism

erythrismal [er-uh-thriz-muhl] , erythristic [er-uh-thris-tik] , adjective
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erythrism (ɪˈrɪθrɪzəm)
 
n
abnormal red coloration, as in plumage or hair
 
erythrismal
 
adj

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erythrism er·y·thrism (ěr'ə-thrĭz'əm)
n.
Redness of the hair with a ruddy freckled complexion.


er'y·thris'tic (-thrĭs'tĭk) adj.
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