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trichology

[trih-kol-uh-jee] /trɪˈkɒl ə dʒi/
noun
1.
the science dealing with the study of the hair and its diseases.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; tricho- + -logy
Related forms
trichologist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for trichology

trichology

/trɪˈkɒlədʒɪ/
noun
1.
the branch of medicine concerned with the hair and its diseases
Derived Forms
trichological (ˌtrɪkəˈlɒdʒɪkəl) adjective
trichologist, noun
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Contemporary definitions for trichology
noun

the study of hair, esp. functions and diseases; also called trichologia

Word Origin

Greek tricho- 'hair'

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