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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Generic term for inflammatory conditions of the skin.

Usage examples (36)
  • The term eczema is broadly applied to a range of skin conditions.
  • In exclusively breast-fed infants with CMA, severe atopic eczema is a predominant symptom.
  • A paper in the Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine says eczema is thought to be a trigger for other allergic conditions.
  • General eczema, which is particularly severe on the left leg. for more
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  • This was the final winning word in the 1964 National Spelling Bee.
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