Trichomatose
Trichomatose Tri*chom"a*tose`, a. [Gr. ?, ?, a growth of hair.] (Med.) Affected with a disease which causes agglutination and matting together; -- said of the hair when affected with plica. See {Plica}, 1. [1913 Webster]

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  • Trichomatous — Trichome Trich ome, n. [See {Trichomatose}.] (Bot.) A hair on the surface of leaf or stem, or any modification of a hair, as a minute scale, or star, or gland. The sporangia of ferns are believed to be of the nature of trichomes. {Tri*chom… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Trichome — Trich ome, n. [See {Trichomatose}.] (Bot.) A hair on the surface of leaf or stem, or any modification of a hair, as a minute scale, or star, or gland. The sporangia of ferns are believed to be of the nature of trichomes. {Tri*chom a*tous}, a.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Weichselzopf — (Wichtelzopf, Koltun der Polen, Plica polonica, Trichoma, Trica polonica), krankhafte Verfilzung zumeist der Kopfhaare, früher auch in Deutschland verbreitet, gegenwärtig nur noch in den polnischen Ländern. Die Haare backen zuerst dicht an der… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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