port–wine stain

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noun \ˈpȯrt-ˈwīn-\

Definition of port–wine stain

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

1886

First Known Use of port–wine stain

1886


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port–wine stain

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noun \ˈpȯrt-ˌwīn-\

Medical Definition of port–wine stain

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

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