Definition of Albinism in English :

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Albinism meaning in English

Meaning of Albinism in English

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Albinism pronunciation in English

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see synonyms of albinism


1. albinism

the congenital absence of pigmentation in the eyes and skin and hair

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see synonyms of albinism
the condition of being an albino

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see synonyms of albinism
1. Any of several inherited conditions characterized by the reduction or absence of the pigment melanin in a person or animal, resulting in lack of pigmentation in the eyes, skin, and hair. Humans with albinism usually have vision problems.
2. Lack of chlorophyll in a plant or plant part, resulting in a pale color.

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