trichology

noun
tri·​chol·​o·​gy | \ tri-ˈkäl-ə-jē How to pronounce trichology (audio) \
plural trichologies

Medical Definition of trichology

1 : the scientific study of the hair and scalp
2 : the occupation of hairdressing

Other Words from trichology

trichologist \ tri-​ˈkäl-​ə-​jist How to pronounce trichologist (audio) \ noun

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“Trichology.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/trichology. Accessed 29 Sep. 2020.

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