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leucoderma

[loo-kuh-dur-muh] /ˌlu kəˈdɜr mə/
noun, Pathology
1.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85; < Neo-Latin; see leuco-, derma
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Examples for leucoderma
  • Chemical leucoderma is an industrial disorder in developed countries and the common causative chemicals are phenols and catechols.
British Dictionary definitions for leucoderma

leucoderma

/ˌluːkəʊˈdɜːmə/
noun
1.
any area of skin that is white from congenital albinism or acquired absence or loss of melanin pigmentation Also called vitiligo See also albino
Derived Forms
leucodermal, leucodermic, especially (US) leukodermal, leukodermic, adjective
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leucoderma in Medicine

leucoderma leu·co·der·ma (lōō'kə-dûr'mə)
n.
Variant of leukoderma.

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