- a small, reddish, slightly raised birthmark.
Origin of strawberry mark
First recorded in 1840–50
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- 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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- A raised, shiny, red nevus or birthmark, occurring usually on the face or scalp and resembling a strawberry.strawberry nevus
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