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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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The boy has a small, round, red birth mark on his right eyelid.
Morgan was sometimes called names because of the birth mark on her neck, DS Beecroft said.
The black brace I wear over it when I step on the court has become my tennis birth mark.
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.
Two dimples and nine moles on her face, more appetizing than a loaf of bread, one birth mark, shaped like an almond, near her navel, ten fingers and two burning lips, slumbering on the edge of the pavements of fatigue.
The Board have refused to give him a licence to box for pay because a brain scan has shown up a worrying shadow which experts say is nothing more than a birth mark.
Speaking on the programme as part of a special investigation into the dangers facing farmers and outdoor agricultural workers, Mr Williams said he first noticed a growth looking similar to an uneven birth mark.