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hyperpigmentation

noun hy·per·pig·men·ta·tion \ -ˌpig-mən-ˈtā-shən, -ˌmen- \

medical Definition of hyperpigmentation

:excess pigmentation in a body part or tissue (as the skin)
  • hyperpigmentation of deep inflammatory acne lesions
  • —Elizabeth A. Abel et al

hyperpigmented

play \-ˈpig-mənt-əd, -ˌment-\ adjective
    • hyperpigmented skin

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