trichology

trichology

[trih-kol-uh-jee]
noun
the science dealing with the study of the hair and its diseases.

Origin:
1855–60; tricho- + -logy

trichologist, noun
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trichology (trɪˈkɒlədʒɪ)
 
n
the branch of medicine concerned with the hair and its diseases
 
trichological
 
adj
 
tri'chologist
 
n

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Main Entry:  trichology
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  the study of hair, esp. functions and diseases; also called trichologia
Etymology:  Greek tricho- 'hair'
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