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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A scar or pit on the skin that is left by a pustule of smallpox or acne or other eruptive disease v. - Mark with or as if with scars from disease.

Usage examples (25)
  • After all, electoral glitches pockmark the entire state.
  • Caves like this one pockmark the region where Bethlehem lies.
  • Cells once used by monks pockmark the cliff around the statues.
  • I suppose the pockmark lingered so long because the field wasnt ploughed, but left for grazing. for more
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