xanthism


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xanthism

(ˈzænˌθɪzəm)
n
(Zoology) a condition of skin, fur, or feathers in which yellow coloration predominates
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Clinical features of OCA3 associated families results in Rufous or red OCA in African individuals who have red hair and reddish brown skin (xanthism).
A simple genetic basis for xanthism potentially explains occurrence across a wide taxonomic profile.
ANEURISM, BIKEWAYS, CHAIRMEN, DYNAMIST, ENRAVISH, FRANCIUM, GERANIUM, HOMER1AN, ICKENHAM (London, England), JURYMAST, KNOWABLE, LUKEWARM, MACHINED, NUMERACY, OVERWALK, PEAKYISH, QUIREMAN, RAVENISH, SEMINARY, TYMPANIC, UNWALKED, VANISHER, WAVERING, XANTHISM (Sted.), YCHAINED, ZANYSHIP