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birth·mark

 (bûrth′märk′)
n.
A skin lesion, such as a nevus or angioma, that is present at birth.

birthmark

(ˈbɜːθˌmɑːk)
n
(Gynaecology & Obstetrics) a blemish or new growth on skin formed before birth, usually brown or dark red; naevus

birth•mark

(ˈbɜrθˌmɑrk)

n.
a minor disfigurement or blemish on a person's skin at birth; nevus.
[1570–80]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.birthmark - a blemish on the skin that is formed before birthbirthmark - a blemish on the skin that is formed before birth
blemish, mar, defect - a mark or flaw that spoils the appearance of something (especially on a person's body); "a facial blemish"
nevus flammeus, port-wine stain - a flat birthmark varying from pink to purple

birthmark

noun naevus, mole, blemish, port wine stain, strawberry mark a routine operation to remove a birthmark
Translations
وحْـمـه، شامَه
mateřské znaménko
modermærke
syntymämerkki
tache de vintache de naissance
mladež
anyajegy
fæîingarblettur
bendoğum nişanesilekeyama

birthmark

[ˈbɜːθmɑːk] Nantojo m, marca f de nacimiento

birthmark

[ˈbɜːrθmɑːrk] nenvie f, tache f de naissancebirth mother n (= biological mother) → mère f biologique

birthmark

[ˈbɜːθˌmɑːk] nvoglia (sulla pelle)

birth

(bəːθ) noun
1. (an) act of coming into the world, being born. the birth of her son; deaf since birth.
2. the beginning. the birth of civilization.
birth control
prevention of the conception of children.
ˈbirthday noun
the anniversary of the day on which a person was born. Today is his birthday; (also adjective) a birthday party.
ˈbirthmark noun
a permanent mark on the skin at or from birth. She has a red birthmark on her face.
ˈbirthplace noun
the place where a person etc was born. Shakespeare's birthplace.
ˈbirthrate noun
the number of births per head of population over a given period.
give birth (to)
(of a mother) to produce (a baby) from the womb. She has given birth to two sets of twins.

birthmark

n marca de nacimiento, antojo (fam)
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She endured years of agony to remove a horrific birth mark on her face.
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Amy, overwhelmed with the continuous positive response coming on her way, spoke about the way she has been bullied all through her childhood and youth because of this birth mark.