alopecia totalis alopecia to·ta·lis (tō-tā’lĭs)
Complete loss of scalp hair occurring either all at one time or within a short period of time.
alos average length of stay Historical Examples To me alos denied a warrior’s part, for I was feeble and given to strange faintings when subjected to stress and hardships. The Fantasy Fan February 1934 Various alos boasted that up to his eighteenth year he never ate bread. The Rise of the Mediaeval Church Alexander Clarence […]
a state in Malaysia, on the W central Malay Peninsula. 3660 sq. mi. (9480 sq. km). Capital: Alor Star. Historical Examples Ang or hang is much employed in Kedah and Perak, and kau in other parts of the peninsula and in Borneo. A Manual of the Malay language William Edward Maxwell In 1897 Siam restored […]
a city in central Belgium, NW of Brussels. Historical Examples Gunther asked; and was told, Master Hugh, a merchant of Alost, he and his servants. The Life and Death of Richard Yea-and-Nay Maurice Hewlett They had flown as far as Ninove and Alost, but found the country there clear. The War in the Air; Vol. […]
(def 14). (def 21). Very many, a large number; also, very much. For example, A lot of people think the economy is declining, or Sad movies always made her cry a lot. It is sometimes put as a whole lot for greater emphasis, as in I learned a whole lot in his class. It may […]
with the normal tone and volume of the speaking voice, as distinguished from whisperingly: They could not speak aloud in the library. vocally, as distinguished from mentally: He read the book aloud. with a voice; loudly: to cry aloud in grief. Contemporary Examples Sometimes they find themselves in agreement with conservative arguments and say so […]