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hemochromatosis

he·mo·chro·ma·to·sis

hemochromatosis

pronunciation:
hi mo kro m to sihs
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part of speech: noun
definition: an iron metabolism disorder, characterized by brownish skin pigmentation, enlargement of the liver, and diabetes.
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The word hemochromatosis contains the following parts:
chrom, chromo, chromato, -chrome Greek root that means color, pigment; the element chromium or the substance chromatin