trichostasis

noun tricho·stasis \ˌtrikəˈstāsə̇s, -ˈstas-; trə̇ˈkästəsə̇s\

Definition of trichostasis

plural

-es

  1. :  persistence commonly with excessive development of the lanugo of a fetus

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Origin and Etymology of trichostasis

New Latin, from trich- + -stasis


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