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redness of the hair and beard with a ruddy complexion. adj., adj erythris´tic.
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Unusual red pigmentation, as of hair or plumage.
er′y·thris′mal (-thrĭz′məl) adj.
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Redness of the hair with a ruddy, freckled complexion.
[G. erythros, red]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
erythrisma condition marked by unusual red pigmentation of skin or hair.
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