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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A rare autosomal-dominant hair disease that results in short, fragile, broken hair with a beaded appearance.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Irregular atrophy of the hairs, giving them a beaded appearance.

Etymologies

From Latin "necklace" and Ancient Greek "hair". (Wiktionary)

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