bulb of hair


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.

bulb of hair

, hair bulb
hair bulb, the lower expanded extremity of the hair follicle that fits like a cap over the papilla pili.
Synonym(s): bulbus pili

bulb of hair

(bŭlb hār)
The lower expanded extremity of the hair follicle that fits like a cap over the papilla pili.
Mentioned in ?