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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.
Translations

dandruffy

adj hairschuppig
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