One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Of, relating to, or characterized by alopecia; used in the treatment of alopecia; affected with alopecia, bald.
Late 17th century; earliest use found in Elisha Coles. Probably partly from alopecy + -an, and partly from alopecia + -an; compare -ian.
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