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[ih-kawrs, ee-kawrs] /ɪˈkɔrs, ˈi kɔrs/ noun 1. a city in SE Michigan, near Detroit.
/ˈiːkəʊˌriːdʒən/ noun 1. an area defined by its environmental conditions, esp climate, landforms, and soil characteristics noun an area defined by environmental conditions and natural features; a region defined by its ecology Examples Ecoregions contain many landscapes with different spatial patterns of ecosystems. Word Origin 1962; blend of ecology + region Usage Note ecoregional, adj
[ek-suh-muh, eg-zuh-, ig-zee-] /ˈɛk sə mə, ˈɛg zə-, ɪgˈzi-/ noun, Pathology. 1. an inflammatory condition of the skin attended with itching and the exudation of serous matter. /ˈɛksɪmə; ɪɡˈziːmə/ noun 1. (pathol) a skin inflammation with lesions that scale, crust, or ooze a serous fluid, often accompanied by intense itching or burning n. 1753, from […]
- Eczema vaccinatum
eczema vaccinatum eczema vac·ci·na·tum (vāk’sə-nā’təm) n. A form of generalized vaccinia supervening upon an existing atopic dermatitis and accompanied by a high fever, malaise, and enlargement of the lymph nodes.