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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Loss of hair (especially on the head) or loss of wool or feathers.

Usage examples (37)
  • My dog suffers from a type of alopecia.
  • BAMBERGER: I have alopecia, which is an autoimmune idiopathic hair loss.
  • Hair loss - known as alopecia in the medical field - assumes different forms.
  • The particular hair-loss case of my friend's younger son is medically termed alopecia areata. for more
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