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melanoid

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adjective mel·a·noid \ˈmel-ə-ˌnȯid\

Medical Definition of melanoid

  1. 1:  characterized or darkened by melanins a melanoid lesion

  2. 2:  relating to or occurring in melanosis melanoid symptoms


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melanoid

noun mel·a·noid

Medical Definition of melanoid

  1. 1:  a melanistic individual

  2. 2:  a pigment (as one contributing especially to the yellow color of the skin) that is a disintegration product of a melanin


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