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chromatosis

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noun chro·ma·to·sis \ˌkrō-mə-ˈtō-səs\

Medical Definition of chromatosis

plural

chromatoses

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  1. :  pigmentation; specifically :  deposit of pigment in a normally unpigmented area or excessive pigmentation in a normally pigmented site




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