liver spot


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liver spot

n.
A benign, localized brownish patch on the skin, often occurring in old age and usually in fair-skinned people with sun-damaged skin. Also called age spot.
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liver spot

n
(Medicine) med a dark brown skin spot, usually caused by sun exposure
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.liver spot - a type of skin disease that causes brown spots on the skin
cutis, skin, tegument - a natural protective body covering and site of the sense of touch; "your skin is the largest organ of your body"
macule, macula - a patch of skin that is discolored but not usually elevated; caused by various diseases
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Translations

liver spot

n lentigo solar, mancha par-duzca en la piel que suele aparecer en la vejez
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