Medical Dictionary


noun blem·ish \ˈblem-ish\

Medical Definition of BLEMISH

:  a mark of physical deformity or injury: as a :  any small mark on the skin (as a pimple or birthmark) <blemishes symptomatic of acne> b :  a defect of an animal (as a horse) that detracts from its appearance but does not interfere with its usefulness


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