acne rosacea

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Recent Examples on the Web The second type is papulopustular, or acne rosacea, and includes red bumps on the forehead and cheeks on a red, irritated-looking skin tone. Kirbie Johnson, Allure, "How to Identify What's Triggering Your Rosacea," 31 Mar. 2020

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First Known Use of acne rosacea

circa 1813, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for acne rosacea

borrowed from New Latin, "rose-colored acne"

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The first known use of acne rosacea was circa 1813

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“Acne rosacea.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/acne%20rosacea. Accessed 29 Sep. 2020.

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acne rosacea

noun
ac·​ne ro·​sa·​cea | \ ˌak-nē-rō-ˈzā-sh(ē-)ə How to pronounce acne rosacea (audio) \
plural acnae rosaceae\ ˌak-​nē-​rō-​ˈzā-​shē-​ˌē How to pronounce acnae rosaceae (audio) \

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