Definition of pompholyx in English:

pompholyx

Line breaks: pom|pho¦lyx
Pronunciation: /ˈpɒmfəlɪks/

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noun

[mass noun] Medicine
A medical condition affecting the skin of the palms of the hand or the soles of the feet.

Origin

early 19th century: from Greek pompholux, pompholug- 'bubble, blister'.

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