dhobi itch

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dhobi itch

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(Pathology) a fungal disease of the skin: a type of ringworm chiefly affecting the groin. Also called: tinea cruris
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Noun1.dhobi itch - fungal infection attacking moist parts of the body
ringworm, roundworm, tinea - infections of the skin or nails caused by fungi and appearing as itching circular patches