onychomadesis

noun
on·​y·​cho·​ma·​de·​sis | \ ˌän-i-kō-mə-ˈdē-səs How to pronounce onychomadesis (audio) \
plural onychomadeses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce onychomadeses (audio) \

Medical Definition of onychomadesis

: loosening and shedding of the nails

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“Onychomadesis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/onychomadesis. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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