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birth·mark

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

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

(ˈbɜrθˌmɑrk)

n.
a minor disfigurement or blemish on a person's skin at birth; nevus.
[1570–80]
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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
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birthmark

noun naevus, mole, blemish, port wine stain, strawberry mark a routine operation to remove a birthmark
Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002
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
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

birthmark

[ˈbɜːrθmɑːrk] nenvie f, tache f de naissancebirth mother n (= biological mother) → mère f biologique
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

birthmark

[ˈbɜːθˌmɑːk] nvoglia (sulla pelle)
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

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.
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birthmark

n marca de nacimiento, antojo (fam)
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My skin colour, language or place of birth mark me out as a troublemaker whose opinion, a priori is tainted by just being me?
We went to the mortuary and since some of her friends were still there, they showed us the body they thought was hers but we were in denial until we saw a birth mark," he said.
Andrew, who is described as "vulnerable", is white, 6ft 2 tall, of a medium build, of a pale complexion with freckles, brown hair and a birth mark on his leg.
The sketch describes the man who shot Ventura as a medium-built person, aged between 30 to 35-years-old, who sports a mole below his left eye and a birth mark on his right cheek.
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The boy has a small, round, red birth mark on his right eyelid.
The black brace I wear over it when I step on the court has become my tennis birth mark. And while the brace completes my tennis look, the knee problems have at times overtaken my life," she said.