capillus

noun
ca·​pil·​lus | \ kə-ˈpil-əs How to pronounce capillus (audio) \
plural capilli\ -​ˈpil-​ˌī, -​(ˌ)ē How to pronounce capilli (audio) \

Medical Definition of capillus

: a hair especially of the head

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“Capillus.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/capillus. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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