pityriasis definition

  • noun:
    • Any of different skin conditions of people and creatures, characterized by epidermal shedding of flaky scales.
    • some of a number of varieties of skin diseases described as the shedding of flakes or scales
    • A superficial love of the skin, described as irregular spots of slim machines which are shed in branlike particles.
    • an illness of domestic animals characterized by dry epithelial machines, and because digestive disturbances and alteration regarding the purpose of the sebaceous glands.
    • In pathology, a condition of your skin or some part of it in which it sheds almost good bran-like machines.
    • In ornithology, a genus of piping-crows of the family Corvidæ, founded by Lesson in 1837. The only species, P. gymnocephalus, inhabits Borneo and Sumatra.
    • A scaly eczema. Also called eczema squamosum and psoriasis diffusa.
    • any one of a few skin disorders described as losing dried out flakes of epidermis

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