hypoallergenic


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hy·po·al·ler·gen·ic

 (hī′pō-ăl′ər-jĕn′ĭk)
adj.
Having a decreased tendency to provoke an allergic reaction: hypoallergenic cosmetics.

hypoallergenic

(ˈhaɪpəʊˌæləˈdʒɛnɪk)
adj
(Pathology) (of cosmetics, earrings, etc) not likely to cause an allergic reaction

hy•po•al•ler•gen•ic

(ˌhaɪ poʊˌæl ərˈdʒɛn ɪk)

adj.
designed to minimize the likelihood of an allergic response, as by containing few or no potentially irritating substances: hypoallergenic cosmetics.
[1950–55]
Translations

hypoallergenic

[ˌhaɪpəʊˌæləˈdʒenɪk] ADJhipoalérgeno

hypoallergenic

[ˌhaɪpəʊælərˈdʒɛnɪk] adjhypoallergénique

hypoallergenic

[ˈhaɪpəʊˌæləˈdʒɛnɪk] adjanallergico/a

hypoallergenic

adj hipoalergénico
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