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strawberry mark

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noun
  1. a small, reddish, slightly raised birthmark.

Origin of strawberry mark

First recorded in 1840–50
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Examples from the Web for strawberry mark

Historical Examples

  • She informs him, that, beautiful as the young wife is, she has a strawberry-mark on her shoulder.

    Filipino Popular Tales

    Dean S. Fansler

  • She called for the police, and Uncle Joe had to show a strawberry-mark to prove his identity, before he received recognition.

    The Mintage

    Elbert Hubbard


British Dictionary definitions for strawberry mark

strawberry mark

noun
  1. a soft raised swelling on the skin, often red, appearing in the weeks after birth. Most will shrink and disappear without treatmentTechnical name: haemangioma simplex Also called: strawberry
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strawberry mark in Medicine

strawberry mark

([object Object])
n.
  1. A raised, shiny, red nevus or birthmark, occurring usually on the face or scalp and resembling a strawberry.strawberry nevus
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