tinea corporis

noun
tinea cor·po·ris | \ -ˈkȯr-pə-rəs \

Medical Definition of tinea corporis 

: a fungal infection involving parts of the body not covered with hair

called also body ringworm

Learn More about tinea corporis

Share tinea corporis

Comments on tinea corporis

What made you want to look up tinea corporis? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

occurring twice a year or every two years

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Name that Food Quiz

Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!