Definition of pattern baldness in English:

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pattern baldness


[mass noun]
Genetically determined baldness in which hair is gradually lost according to a characteristic pattern: male pattern baldness is the most common form of hair loss in men
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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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