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poliosis po·li·o·sis (pō’lē-ō’sĭs)
An absence or lessening of melanin in hair of the scalp, brows, or lashes.


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    [poh-lee-oh-vahy-ruh s, poh-lee-oh-vahy-] /ˈpoʊ li oʊˌvaɪ rəs, ˌpoʊ li oʊˈvaɪ-/ noun, plural polioviruses. 1. any of three picornaviruses of the genus Enterovirus, having a spherical capsid, infectious to humans and the cause of poliomyelitis. poliovirus po·li·o·vi·rus (pō’lē-ō-vī’rəs) n. See poliomyelitis virus.

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