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dermographism

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noun der·mog·ra·phism \ (ˌ)dər-ˈmäg-rə-ˌfiz-əm \

medical Definition of dermographism

:a condition in which pressure or friction on the skin gives rise to a transient raised usually reddish mark so that a line traced on the skin becomes visible called also dermatographia, dermatographism

dermographic

play \ˌdər-mə-ˈgraf-ik\ adjective

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