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hor·rip·i·la·tion

(ho'rip-i-lā'shŭn),
Erection of the fine hairs on contraction of the arrectores pilorum.
[L. horreo, to bristle, + pilus, hair]
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horripilation

(hô-rĭp′ə-lā′shən, hŏ-)
n.
The bristling of the body hair, as from fear or cold; goose bumps.

hor·rip′i·late′ v.
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hor·rip·i·la·tion

(haw-rip'i-lā'shŭn)
Erection of the fine hairs on contraction of the arrectores pilorum.
[L. horreo, to bristle, + pilus, hair]
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