plural yellowses
: a photodynamic disease of Scottish sheep marked by dermatitis especially of the head and face with accumulation of cells and fluid in the subcutaneous spaces and by jaundice compare geeldikkop

Word History


New Latin, from English yellow entry 1 + New Latin -sis

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“Yellowsis.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Sep. 2023.

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