rutidosis

noun

ru·​ti·​do·​sis
ˌrütəˈdōsə̇s
plural rutidoses
-ōˌsēz
: a wrinkling especially of the cornea

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, irregular from Greek rhytidōsis wrinkling, from rhytidoun to wrinkle + -sis

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“Rutidosis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rutidosis. Accessed 2 Mar. 2024.

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