chlo·​as·​ma klō-ˈaz-mə How to pronounce chloasma (audio)
plural chloasmata -mət-ə How to pronounce chloasma (audio)
: irregular brownish or blackish spots especially on the face that occur sometimes in pregnancy and in disorders of or functional changes in the uterus and ovaries

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“Chloasma.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Apr. 2023.

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