dermatopsy

noun
der·​ma·​top·​sy | \ ˈdərməˌtäpsē \
plural -es

Definition of dermatopsy

: sensitiveness of the skin to light (as in some worms)

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Other Words from dermatopsy

dermatoptic \ ¦⸗⸗¦täptik \ adjective

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International Scientific Vocabulary dermat- + -opsy

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“Dermatopsy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dermatopsy. Accessed 8 Jul. 2020.

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