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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A blemish on the skin that is formed before birth.

Usage examples (35)
  • A nevus is a nest of cells that grows larger or more protuberant as we age.
  • "It looks like what's called a nevus-it's something like a flat mole, usually quite harmless.
  • There was a nevus, a tiny birthmark on the right hip.
  • When melanocytes are mixed into the nevus, it will appear pigmented. for more
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