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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 pit·y·ri·a·sis /ˌpɪtɪˈraɪəsəs/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 pit·y·ri·a·sis /ˌpɪtəˈraɪəsəs/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Pit·y·ri·a·sis n.
 1. Med. A superficial affection of the skin, characterized by irregular patches of thin scales which are shed in branlike particles.
 2. Veter. A disease of domestic animals characterized by dry epithelial scales, and due to digestive disturbances and alteration of the function of the sebaceous glands.
 Pityriasis versicolor  Med., a parasitic disease of the skin, characterized by the development of reddish or brownish patches.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : any of several skin disorders characterized by shedding dry
          flakes of skin