1. the condition of being void of hair
Syn: ↑depilation
Derivationally related forms: ↑hairless
Hypernyms: ↑condition, ↑status
Hyponyms: ↑baldness, ↑phalacrosis
2. the quality of not having hair
Ant: ↑hairiness
Hypernyms: ↑appearance, ↑visual aspect

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hairˈlessness noun
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Main Entry:hair

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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