dandruff


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dan·druff

 (dăn′drəf)
n.
A scaly scurf formed on and shed from the scalp, sometimes caused by seborrhea.

[dand-, of unknown origin + dialectal hurf, scurf (from Old Norse hrufa, crust, scab).]

dan′druff·y adj.

dandruff

(ˈdændrəf)
n
(Pathology) loose scales of dry dead skin shed from the scalp. Also called (now rarely): dandriff
[C16: dand-, of unknown origin + -ruff, probably from Middle English roufe scab, from Old Norse hrūfa]
ˈdandruffy adj

dan•druff

(ˈdæn drəf)

n.
a seborrheic scurf that forms on the scalp and comes off in small scales.
[1535–45; orig. uncertain]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dandruff - a condition in which white scales of dead skin are shed by the scalpdandruff - a condition in which white scales of dead skin are shed by the scalp
pityriasis - any of several skin disorders characterized by shedding dry flakes of skin
2.dandruff - loose scales shed from the scalp; "I could see the dandruff on her shoulders"
exfoliation, scurf, scale - a thin flake of dead epidermis shed from the surface of the skin
Translations
قِشْرَةُ الرَّأْسهِبْرِيَّه، قِشْرَةُ الرَّأس
lupy
skæl
hilse
perut
flasa
ふけ
비듬
pleiskana
blaugznas
rooshoofdroos
mjäll
รังแค
gàu bám da đầu

dandruff

[ˈdændrəf]
A. Ncaspa f
B. CPD dandruff shampoo Nchampú m anticaspa

dandruff

[ˈdændrʌf] npellicules fpl dandruff shampoodandruff shampoo nshampooing m antipelliculaire

dandruff

nSchuppen pl

dandruff

[ˈdændrəf] nforfora

dandruff

(ˈdӕndraf) noun
dead skin under the hair which falls off in small pieces.

dandruff

قِشْرَةُ الرَّأْس lupy skæl Schuppen πιτυρίδα caspa hilse pellicules perut forfora ふけ 비듬 roos flass łupież caspa перхоть mjäll รังแค kepek gàu bám da đầu 头皮屑

dan·druff

n. caspa.

dandruff

n caspa (de los humanos)
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He was stoop-shouldered, and Saxon noted the dandruff on the collar of his coat,
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Dandruff is a common skin condition, not a disease, that causes dry white or grey flakes of dead skin to appear in the scalp or hair.
The skin isn't red but she does seem to have dandruff no matter how much I rinse or brush her.
My scalp has been itchy lately, and I've noticed dandruff on my shoulder.
According to the most up to date consumer feedback, the natural skin care company has learned that, when utilized on the scalp, the item is really more effective at treating and preventing dandruff than a lot of anti-dandruff hair shampoos.
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The CLEAR brand understands that today's consumers are very discerning of the brands they use for their scalp and dandruff related issues.
Many men, especially those with oily hair, get plagued with dandruff - increasing the chances of hairfall.