pachydermatosis
pachydermatosis pach*y*der`ma*to"sis (p[a^]k*[i^]*d[~e]r`m[.a]*t[=o]"s[i^]s), n. (Med.) Same as {pachyderma}.

Syn: pachyderma, pachydermia, nevoid elephantiasis. [WordNet 1.5]


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