acantholysis

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Noun1.acantholysis - a breakdown of a cell layer in the epidermis (as in pemphigus)acantholysis - a breakdown of a cell layer in the epidermis (as in pemphigus)
disease of the skin, skin disease, skin disorder - a disease affecting the skin
pemphigus - a skin disease characterized by large thin-walled blisters (bullae) arising from normal skin or mucous membrane