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[fuh-lik-yuh-lahy-tis] /fəˌlɪk yəˈlaɪ tɪs/

noun, Pathology.
inflammation of hair follicles.

folliculitis fol·lic·u·li·tis (fə-lĭk’yə-lī’tĭs)
Inflammation of a follicle, especially of a hair follicle.


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