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xeroderma

/ˌzɪərəʊˈdɜːmə/
noun (pathol)
1.
any abnormal dryness of the skin as the result of diminished secretions from the sweat or sebaceous glands
2.
another name for ichthyosis
Derived Forms
xerodermatic (ˌzɪərəʊdəˈmætɪk), xerodermatous, adjective
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