adjective see erythrism

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • erythrismal — See erythrism. * * * …   Universalium

  • erythrismal — adjective Having an abnormally prevalent red pigmentation, having the condition erythrism. Syn: erythrismic …   Wiktionary

  • erythrismal — er·y·thris·mal …   English syllables

  • erythrismal — adjective see erythrism …   Useful english dictionary

  • erythrism — erythrismal /er euh thriz meuhl/, erythristic /er euh thris tik/, adj. /i rith riz euhm, er euh thriz euhm/, n. abnormal redness, as of plumage or hair. [1885 90; ERYTHR + ISM] * * * …   Universalium

  • er|y|thris|tic — «EHR uh THRIHS tihk», adjective. = erythrismal. (Cf. ↑erythrismal) …   Useful english dictionary

  • erythrism — noun Date: 1864 a condition marked by exceptional prevalence of red pigmentation (as in hair or feathers) • erythristic also erythrismal adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • erythrism — /əˈrɪθrɪzəm/ (say uh rithrizuhm) noun abnormal redness, as of plumage or hair. –erythrismal /ˌɛrɪθˈrɪzməl/ (say .erith rizmuhl), adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • erythrism — [er′i thriz΄əm] n. [ ERYTHR(O) + ISM] unusual redness, esp. of the hair of mammals or the feathers of birds erythrismal [er΄i thriz′məl] adj. erythristic [er΄ithris′tik] adj …   English World dictionary

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