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lentiginous

[ len-tij-uh-nuhs ]
/ lɛnˈtɪdʒ ə nəs /
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adjective
of or relating to a lentigo.
Botany, Zoology. covered with minute dots; freckled; speckled.
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Also len·tig·i·nose [len-tij-uh-nohs]. /lɛnˈtɪdʒ əˌnoʊs/.

Origin of lentiginous

1590–1600; <Latin lentīginōsus freckled, equivalent to lentīgin- (stem of lentīgō) lentigo + -ōsus-ous
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