eczema

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See also: eczéma and eczemă

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Etymology[edit]

Learned borrowing from Latin eczema, from Ancient Greek ἔκζεμᾰ (ékzema, cutaneous eruption), from ἐκζέω (ekzéō, to boil out, break out) +‎ -μᾰ (-ma, nominal suffix).

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eczema (countable and uncountable, plural eczemata or eczemas)

  1. (pathology) A non-contagious acute or chronic inflammation of the skin, characterized by redness, itching, and the outbreak of oozing vesicular lesions which become encrusted and scaly.
    Hypernym: dermatitis

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Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἔκζεμα (ékzema).

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  • IPA(key): /ekˈd͡zɛ.ma/
  • Rhymes: -ɛma
  • Hyphenation: ec‧zè‧ma

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eczema m (plural eczemi)

  1. eczema

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Latin[edit]

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eczema n (genitive eczematis); third declension

  1. eczema

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Third-declension noun (neuter, imparisyllabic non-i-stem).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative eczema eczemata
Genitive eczematis eczematum
Dative eczematī eczematibus
Accusative eczema eczemata
Ablative eczemate eczematibus
Vocative eczema eczemata

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek ἔκζεμα (ékzema).

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eczema m (plural eczemas)

  1. (dermatology, pathology) eczema (acute or chronic inflammation of the skin)

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eczema f

  1. definite nominative/accusative singular of eczemă

Spanish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (Spain) /eɡˈθema/, [eɣ̞ˈθe.ma]
  • IPA(key): (Latin America) /eɡˈsema/, [eɣ̞ˈse.ma]

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eczema m (plural eczemas)

  1. Alternative spelling of eccema

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