molluscum

noun
mol·​lus·​cum | \ mə-ˈləs-kəm How to pronounce molluscum (audio) \
plural mollusca\ -​kə How to pronounce molluscum (audio) \

Medical Definition of molluscum

: any of several skin diseases marked by soft pulpy nodules especially : molluscum contagiosum

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“Molluscum.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/molluscum. Accessed 27 Jan. 2021.

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