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dandruff meaning

EN[ˈdændɹʌf] [ˈdændɹʊf]
WDandruff
  • Dandruff is the shedding of dead skin cells from the scalp. As skin cells die, a small amount of flaking is normal; about 487,000 cells/cm2 get released normally after detergent treatment.
  • Dandruff is a common scalp disorder affecting almost half of the population at the post-pubertal age and of any gender and ethnicity. It often causes itching.
  • Those affected by dandruff find that it can cause social or self-esteem problems, indicating treatment for both psychological and physiological reasons.
dandruff
dandruff
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Singularia tantum
        • Uncountable nouns
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    1. en dandruffy
    2. en dandrufflike
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    Meaning of dandruff for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this word "dandruff" is a noun, more specifically, a singularia tantum.
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