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tinea cruris

[kroo r-is] /ˈkrʊər ɪs/
noun, Pathology
1.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25; < Neo-Latin: tinea of the leg
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tinea-cruris in Medicine

tinea cruris tinea cru·ris (krur'ĭs)
n.
A fungal infection of the skin of the groin, occurring especially in males. Also called eczema marginatum, jock itch.

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