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A condition of the hair characterized by dryness and brittleness.
[G. xērasia, fr. xēros, dry]
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xerasia(zē-rā′zē-ă) [Gr. xērasia, dryness]
A disease of the hair in which there is abnormal dryness, brittleness, and, eventually, hair loss.
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