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dander

 [dan´der]
small scales from the hair or feathers of animals, which may be a cause of allergy in sensitive persons.

dan·der

(dan'dĕr),
1. A fine scaling of the skin and scalp.
See also: dandruff.
2. A normal effluvium of animal hair or coat capable of causing allergic responses in atopic persons.

dander

(dăn′dər)
n.
Scurf from the coat or feathers of various animals, often of an allergenic nature.

dander

 Desquamated epithelium, and a mixture of microorganisms, hair and sebum from domestic animals–dogs and cats, which evokes allergic reactions in atopic persons

dan·der

(dan'dĕr)
1. A fine scaling of the skin and scalp.
See also: dandruff
2. A normal effluvium of animal hair or coat capable of causing allergic responses in atopic people.

dander

Small scales of animal skin, hair or feathers. Dander commonly cause allergic effects, especially ASTHMA.
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As a confirmed grumpy old man whose dander and blood pressure rise at the sight of muck and litter, I have nothing but praise for both the council cleaning people who kept the town largely litter free as well as compliments for the local scouts who returned the Sands recreation ground campsite to perfect cleanliness after a busy week-end.
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