- loose scales of dry dead skin shed from the scalp
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dan•druff /ˈdændrəf/USA pronunciation n. [uncountable]WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
- Pathology, Physiologysmall scales that form on and are shed from the scalp.
dan•druff (dan′drəf ),USA pronunciation n.
- Pathology, Physiologya seborrheic scurf that forms on the scalp and comes off in small scales.
- origin, originally uncertain 1535–45
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dandruff /ˈdændrəf/ n
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