hidrosis

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From New Latin, from Ancient Greek stem of ἱδρώς (hidrṓs, sweat) + -sis

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hidrosis (countable and uncountable, plural hidroses)

  1. (physiology, medicine) The formation and excretion of sweat; sweating; perspiration; and (sometimes, more particularly):
    1. (physiology, medicine) Excessive sweating; excessive perspiration (more than would be expected in response to a given stimulus; especially when profuse as a symptom of disease or a side effect of a drug).

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