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MP term:short vibrissae
Synonym: decreased contour hair length
Synonym: decreased sinus hair length
Synonym: decreased touch hair length
Synonym: decreased whisker length
Synonym: short contour hair
Synonym: short sinus hair
Synonym: short touch hair
Synonym: short whiskers
MP id: MP:0001282
Definition: decreased length of the stiff hairs projecting from the face around the nose of most mammals which act as touch receptors
Number of paths to term: 1

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mammalian phenotype
        is-aintegument phenotype
                is-aabnormal skin adnexa morphology
                        is-aabnormal vibrissa morphology
                                is-aabnormal vibrissa number
                                is-aabsent vibrissae
                                is-acurly vibrissae
                                is-adelayed emergence of vibrissae
                                is-aincreased vibrissae length
                                is-akinked vibrissae
                                is-aloss of vibrissae
                                is-ashort vibrissae [MP:0001282] (50 genotypes, 50 annotations)
                                is-asparse vibrissae
                                is-atangled vibrissae
                                is-awavy vibrissae

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