Meaning of XEROSIS in English

XEROSIS

zə̇ˈrōsə̇s noun

( plural xero·ses -ōˌsēz)

Etymology: New Latin, from Greek xērōsis, from xēr- xer- + -ōsis -osis

: abnormal dryness of a body part or tissue (as the skin or conjunctiva)

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