Epstein's pearls

noun plural
Ep·stein's pearls | \ ˈep-ˌstīnz- , -ˌstēnz- \

Medical Definition of Epstein's pearls 

: temporary small white cysts that occur along the midline of the hard palate of many newborn infants

Learn More about Epstein's pearls

Share Epstein's pearls

Dictionary Entries near Epstein's pearls

epoxy

Epsom salt

Epsom salts

Epstein's pearls

Epstein-Barr virus

epulis

eq

Comments on Epstein's pearls

What made you want to look up Epstein's pearls? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a magnificent or impressive array

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Name that Food Quiz

Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!