erythrism

noun
er·y·thrism | \ˈer-ə-ˌthri-zəm \

Definition of erythrism 

: a condition marked by exceptional prevalence of red pigmentation (as in hair or feathers)

Other Words from erythrism

erythristic \ˌer-ə-ˈthri-stik \ or less commonly erythrismal \ˌer-ə-ˈthriz-məl \ adjective

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1864, in the meaning defined above

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erythrism

noun
er·y·thrism | \ˈer-ə-ˌthriz-əm \

Medical Definition of erythrism 

: a condition marked by exceptional prevalence of red pigmentation (as in skin or hair)

Other Words from erythrism

erythristic \ˌer-ə-ˈthris-tik \ also erythrismal \-ˈthriz-məl \ adjective

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