melan-


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melan-

pref.
Variant of melano-.

melan-

prefix
(Colours) (before a vowel) same as melano-

melan-

var. of melano-: melancholy.
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17 Similarly, in vitiligo, an increased number of circulating CD8+ T lymphocytes reactive to Melan- A/Mart1, glycoprotein 100, and tyrosinase has been reported.
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Come the end of the vacation and there'll have been a failed suicide, various cases of mistaken identity, an unexpected coupling and a lot of dawning self-awareness as the comedy gives way to more muted melan- choly.