pertaining to loss of hair or wool or feathers
Pertains to noun: ↑alopecia

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Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • alopecic — ALOPÉCIC, Ă adj. Referitor la alopecie. [< fr. alopécique]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DN …   Dicționar Român

  • alopecic — adjective see alopecia …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • alopecic — See alopecia. * * * …   Universalium

  • alopecic — adjective Relating to alopecia …   Wiktionary

  • alopecic — Relating to alopecia. * * * al·o·pe·cic (al″o peґsik) 1. pertaining to alopecia. 2. bald …   Medical dictionary

  • alopecic — adj. balding, losing hair …   English contemporary dictionary

  • alopecic — al·o·pe·cic …   English syllables

  • alopecia — alopecic /al euh pee sik/, adj. /al euh pee shee euh, see euh/, n. Pathol. loss of hair; baldness. [1350 1400; ME < L < Gk alopekía mange in foxes, equiv. to alopek (s. of alópex) fox + ia IA] * * * …   Universalium

  • alopecia — noun Etymology: Middle English allopicia, from Latin alopecia, from Greek alōpekia, from alōpek , alōpēx fox; akin to Armenian ałuēs fox, Sanskrit lopāśa Date: 14th century loss of hair, wool, or feathers ; baldness • alopecic adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Canine follicular dysplasia — Follicular dysplasia is a genetic disease of dogs causing alopecia, or hair loss. It is caused by hair follicles that are misfunctioning due to structural abnormality. There are several types, some affecting only certain breeds. Diagnosis is… …   Wikipedia

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