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Definition of the adjective acanthotic
What does acanthotic mean as an attribute of a noun?
- of or relating to or having acanthosis
- lexical domain: Relational Adjectives (pertainyms)
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Mosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)
by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis
—acanthotic, adj. acanthosis nigricans /niމgrikanzމ/, a skin disease characterised by hyperpigmented, velvety thickening of the skin, common in the neck, axilla, and groin. It is associated with insulin resistance accompanying obesity, diabetes, ...
—acanthotic, adj. acanthosis nigricans /ne'grikanz'/, a skin disease characterized by.
A Dictionary of Dentistry (2010)
by Robert Ireland
acanthotic) An increase in the number of cells within the prickle cell layer ( the middle part) of the *epithelium. accelerator n. A substance that speeds up a chemical reaction, such as the addition of *plaster of Paris to *mineral trioxide ...
acanthotic acanthosis nigricans N. skin disease characterized ...
With 213 Tables by Florian Lang
An acanthotic epidermis is evident on hematoxylin and eosin-stained tissue sections. In the deeper part of the dermis, mature eccrine sweat glands aggregate and numerous thin-walled blood vessels are detected. Unusual histological ...
by Mosby, Inc
—acanthotic, adj. acanthosis nigricans /nē′grikanz′/ , ...
Mosby's Medical Dictionary (2013)
—acanthotic, adj. acanthosis nigricans /ne'grikanz'/, a skin disease characterized by hyperpigmented, velvety thickening of the skin, common in the neck, axilla, and groin ...
by Myrna Breskin, Kevin Dumith, Enid Pearsons, Robert Seeman
acanthotic /ák'ân thot'ik/ of or having acanthosis. [acantho- + -tic] acapnia /o kāp' ne o/ the ...
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Scrabble value of A1C3A1N1T1H4O1T1I1C3
The value of this 10-letter word is 17 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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