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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An inflammatory disease involving the sebaceous glands of the skin.

Usage examples (34)
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  • This type of acne is characterised by white heads and small cysts
  • Severe acne is usually treated with common antibiotics, but many strains are becoming resistant to these. for more
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