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plica polonica

noun plica po·lon·i·ca \ -pə-ˈlän-i-kə \

medical Definition of plica polonica

plural plicae polonicae play \-i-ˌsē\
:a state of the hair in which it becomes twisted, matted, and crusted, usually as a result of neglect, filth, and infestation by vermin

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