port-wine stain

noun \ ˈpȯrt-ˈwīn- \

Definition of port-wine stain

:a reddish-purple superficial hemangioma of the skin commonly occurring as a birthmark

First Known Use of port-wine stain

1886


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port-wine stain

noun \ ˈpȯrt-ˌwīn- \

medical Definition of port-wine stain

:a reddish purple superficial hemangioma of the skin commonly occurring as a birthmark called also nevus flammeus, port-wine mark

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