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“pilo- [L. pilus]. Combining form indicating hair. . . . tricho- [Gr. thrix, trichas, hair]. A prefix denoting a relationship to hair. . . . follicle- [L. folliculus, little bag]. A small secretory sac or cavity.” Tabers Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary. 17th ed. Philadelphia, PA: FA Davis Co., 1993:150,745,2038. pilo- [L. pilus] Combining form indicating hair. […]