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eczema - Meaning and Examples

Meaning of 'eczema' (Webster Dictionary)

1 . Eczema [ n.]
- An inflammatory disease of the skin, characterized by the presence of redness and itching, an eruption of small vesicles, and the discharge of a watery exudation, which often dries up, leaving the skin covered with crusts; -- called also tetter, milk crust, and salt rheum.

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