trichosis [trih-koh-sis] Word Origin noun Pathology.
- any disease of the hair.
Origin of trichosis First recorded in 1685–95; trich- + -osis Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019 British Dictionary definitions for trichosis trichosis noun
- any abnormal condition or disease of the hair
Word Origin for trichosis C19: via New Latin from Greek trikhōsis growth of hair Collins English Dictionary – Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012 trichosis in Medicine trichosis [trĭ-kō′sĭs] n.
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