ariboflavinosis

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

Definition of ariboflavinosis

  1. :  a deficiency disease due to inadequate intake of riboflavin and characterized by sores on the mouth

Origin and Etymology of ariboflavinosis

New Latin


First Known Use: 1939


Medical Dictionary

ariboflavinosis

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

Medical Definition of ariboflavinosis

plural

ariboflavinoses

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  1. :  a deficiency disease due to inadequate intake of riboflavin and characterized by sores on the mouth—called also hyporiboflavinosis


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