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(Medicine) chafing between two moist closely opposed skin surfaces, as under the breasts or at the armpit
[C18: from inter- + -trigo, from Latin terere to rub]
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intertrigo- Inflammation caused by the rubbing of one area of skin on another.
See also related terms for inflammation.
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|Noun||1.||intertrigo - chafing between two skin surfaces that are in contact (as in the armpit or under the breasts or between the thighs)|
chafing - soreness or irritation of the skin caused by friction
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n. intértrigo, dermatitis irritante que ocurre entre o debajo de los pliegues de la piel.
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