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freckle

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noun freck·le \ˈfrek-əl\

Definition of FRECKLE

:  any of the small brownish spots in the skin that are due to augmented melanin production and that increase in number and intensity on exposure to sunlight—called also ephelis; compare lentigo
freck·led \-əld\ adjective
March 06, 2015
eolian Hear it
Deposited, produced, or eroded by wind
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