strawberry mark


a small, reddish, slightly raised birthmark.

Origin of strawberry mark

First recorded in 1840–50 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for strawberry mark

  • 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


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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Medical definitions for strawberry mark

strawberry mark
[ strôbĕr′ē ]


A raised, shiny, red nevus or birthmark, occurring usually on the face or scalp and resembling a strawberry.strawberry nevus
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