hypopigmentation

noun
hy·​po·​pig·​men·​ta·​tion | \ ˌhī-pō-ˌpig-mən-ˈtā-shən, -ˌmen- How to pronounce hypopigmentation (audio) \

Medical Definition of hypopigmentation

: diminished pigmentation in a bodily part or tissue (as the skin)

Other Words from hypopigmentation

hypopigmented \ -​ˈpig-​mənt-​əd, -​ˌment-​ How to pronounce hypopigmentation (audio) \ adjective

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“Hypopigmentation.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hypopigmentation. Accessed 15 Jun. 2021.

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