adjective see erythrism

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • erythristic — SYN: rufous …   Medical dictionary

  • erythristic — adj. excessively red (about hair or plumage) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • erythristic — er·y·thris·tic …   English syllables

  • erythristic — |erə|thristik adjective : of, relating to, or characterized by erythrism …   Useful english dictionary

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  • rufous — Having a reddish complexion and red hair. SYN: erythristic. [L. rufus, reddish] * * * ru·fous (rooґfəs) erythristic …   Medical dictionary

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