Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Medical
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

Medical Dictionary

anhidrosis

noun an·hi·dro·sis

Medical Definition of anhidrosis

plural anhidroses \-ˌsēz\play

  1. :  abnormal deficiency or absence of sweating



Variants of anhidrosis

also anhydrosis \ˌan-hi-ˈdrō-səs, -hī-\play or anidrosis \ˌan-i-ˈ\play

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up anhidrosis? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

marked by propriety and good taste

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

image567572573

Which of these is a synonym of unctuous?

oily maudlin angry prompt
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ