vitiligo

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See also: Vitiligo and vitíligo

English[edit]

A hand showing symptoms of vitiligo.

Etymology[edit]

From Latin vitilīgō.

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Noun[edit]

vitiligo (usually uncountable, plural vitiligos)

  1. The patchy loss of skin pigmentation.
  2. (obsolete) Alphos, a form of leprosy.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From vitium (fault, defect).

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Noun[edit]

vitilīgō f (genitive vitilīginis); third declension

  1. a skin disease
  2. leprosy

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative vitilīgō vitilīginēs
genitive vitilīginis vitilīginum
dative vitilīginī vitilīginibus
accusative vitilīginem vitilīginēs
ablative vitilīgine vitilīginibus
vocative vitilīgō vitilīginēs

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

vitiligo m (uncountable)

  1. (medicine) vitiligo (patchy loss of skin pigmentation)

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

vitiligo m (plural vitiligos)

  1. vitiligo