amelanotic

adjective
amel·​a·​not·​ic | \ ˌā-ˌmēl-ə-ˈnät-ik How to pronounce amelanotic (audio) \

Medical Definition of amelanotic

: containing little or no melanin : lacking pigmentation amelanotic melanocytes amelanotic melanoma

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“Amelanotic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/amelanotic. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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