café au lait

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ca·fé au lait

 (kă-fā′ ō lā′)
n.
1. Coffee served with hot milk.
2. A light coffee hue. See Note at beignet.

[French : café, coffee + à, with + lait, milk.]
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café au lait

(kafe o lɛ)
n
1. (Cookery) coffee with milk
2. (Colours)
a. a light brown colour
b. (as modifier): café-au-lait brocade.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cafe au lait - equal parts of coffee and hot milk
coffee, java - a beverage consisting of an infusion of ground coffee beans; "he ordered a cup of coffee"
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Translations
caffè latte
カフェオレ
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* Cafe-au-lait macules can manifest as isolated areas of discoloration.
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It is comprised of a flat, macular component, subtly darker shade than the surrounding skin, resembling a cafe-au-lait spot.
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Abstract: Neurofibromatosis 1 (NF1) is a multisystem genetic disorder that primarily affects the skin (freckling and cafe-au-lait macules), nervous system (neurofibromas, optic gliomas, and learning disabilities), and skeletal system (pseudoarthroses).
Up to 20% of the population has a cafe-au-lait spot.
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The new product is available in drink (cafe-au-lait or strawberry) and soup (corn potage or cream potage) packages, and designed to help middle-aged and older men who are concerned about obesity and lifestyle-related diseases control calories and nutritional intake.
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Some authors have reported an association of juvenile xanthogranuloma with cafe-au-lait spots and a family history of neurofibromatosis type 1 or type 2.
-- Cafe-au-lait macules can be the tip-off to a diagnosis of neurofibromatosis in a young child but only if the patient has more than five macules that are greater than 5 mm in diameter, Dr.