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ariboflavinosis


ariboflavinosis

noun ari·bo·fla·vin·osis \ˌā-ˌrī-bə-ˌflā-və-ˈnō-səs\
plural ari·bo·fla·vin·oses \-ˌsēz\

Definition of ARIBOFLAVINOSIS

:  a deficiency disease due to inadequate intake of riboflavin and characterized by sores on the mouth—called also hyporiboflavinosis
March 05, 2015
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