melasma

noun
me·​las·​ma | \ mə-ˈlaz-mə How to pronounce melasma (audio) \

Medical Definition of melasma

: a dark pigmentation of the skin (as in Addison's disease)

Other Words from melasma

melasmic \ -​mik How to pronounce melasma (audio) \ adjective

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“Melasma.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/melasma. Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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