Definition of pattern baldness in English:

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pattern baldness


Genetically determined baldness in which hair is gradually lost according to a characteristic pattern.
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  • Other symptoms include male pattern baldness, thinning hair, acne, oily skin, and infertility.
  • Male pattern baldness is a genetic condition which affects millions of men.
  • Males are more susceptible to genetic diseases such as Hemophilia, color blindness, male pattern baldness, and even being left handed.

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Syllabification: pat·tern bald·ness

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