Ichthyotic
Ichthyosis Ich`thy*o"sis, n. [NL., fr. Gr. 'ichqy`s fish.] (Med.) A disease in which the skin is thick, rough, and scaly; -- called also {fishskin}. -- {Ich`thy*ot"ic}, a. [1913 Webster]

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