Etymology
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acomia (n.)

"baldness, want or deficiency of hair," a medical term, by 1860, a coinage in Modern Latin from  abstract noun suffix -ia (see -ia) + Latinized form of Greek akomos "hairless, bald," from a- "not, without" (see a- (3)) + komē "hair" (see comet).

updated on September 14, 2022

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