psoriasis[sə rī′ə sis]
Origin: ModL < Gr psōriasis < psōra, an itch, akin to psēn, to rub, scratch, psammos, sand
- psoriatic adjective
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Origin: Greek psōriāsis, itch, mange, from psōriān, to have the itch, from psōrā, itch.
- psoˌri·atˈic adjective
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