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Any of a number of contagious skin diseases caused by several related fungi, characterized by ring-shaped, scaly, itching patches on the skin and generally classified by the location on the body. Also called tinea.
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(Pathology) any of various fungal infections of the skin (esp the scalp) or nails, often appearing as itching circular patches. Also called: tinea
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
any of a number of contagious skin diseases caused by certain parasitic fungi and characterized by the formation of ring-shaped eruptive patches.
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Any of a number of contagious skin diseases caused by a fungus and resulting in ring-shaped, scaly, itching patches on the skin.
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A fungal infection characterized by patches of ringshaped, reddened skin.
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|Noun||1.||ringworm - infections of the skin or nails caused by fungi and appearing as itching circular patches|
dhobi itch - fungal infection attacking moist parts of the body
kerion - ringworm infection of the hair follicles of the scalp and beard that usually results in a swelling that is covered with pustules and oozes fluid
athlete's foot - fungal infection of the feet
barber's itch - fungal infection of the face and neck
tinea corporis - fungal infection of nonhairy parts of the skin
tinea unguium - fungal infection of the nails (especially toenails)
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ringworm[ˈrɪŋwɜːm] N → tiña f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
ringworm[ˈrɪŋwɜːrm] n → teigne f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
ringworm[ˈrɪŋˌwɜːm] n → tigna
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
ringwormn tinea corporis (form), tiña corporal or del cuerpo
English-Spanish/Spanish-English Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.