trichotillomania(redirected from Trich)
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A psychiatric disorder characterized by the compulsive plucking out of hairs from one's own body, especially from the scalp, eyebrows, or eyelashes.
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Medicine. an abnormal desire to pull out one’s own hair, especially by delirious patients. Also called trichologia.See also: Hair
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trichotillomanian tricotilomanía, compulsión f a arrancarse el cabello
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