Pityrosporum Pit·y·ros·po·rum (pĭt’ĭ-rŏs’pər-əm, pĭt’ĭ-rō-spôr’əm)
A genus of fungi that includes one species that can cause tinea versicolor and another that is found primarily on the face and scalp and appears in dandruff and seborrheic dermatitis.
[pyoo] /pyu/ adverb, Music. 1. more: più allegro. /pjuː/ adverb 1. (music) (in combination) more (quickly, softly, etc): più allegro, più mosso, più lento
/ˈpiːuːˌpiːuː/ noun 1. a skirt made from the leaves of the New Zealand flax, worn by Māoris on ceremonial occasions
[pyoo-rah] /ˈpyu rɑ/ noun 1. a city in N Peru. /Spanish ˈpjura/ noun 1. a city in NW Peru: the oldest colonial city in Peru, founded by Pizarro in 1532; commercial centre of an agricultural district. Pop: 357 000 (2005 est)
[pahy-uh s] /ˈpaɪ əs/ noun 1. Saint, pope a.d. 140–155?. noun 1. (Enea Silvio de Piccolomini) 1405–64, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 1458–64. noun 1. (Francesco Nanni Todeschini Piccolomini) 1439–1503, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 1503. noun 1. (Giovanni Angelo Medici) 1499–1565, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 1559–65. noun 1. Saint (Michele Ghislieri) 1504–72, Italian ecclesiastic: pope 1566–72. noun 1. (Giovanni […]