Mongolian Spot

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Mongolian spot

[mäŋ′gō·lē·ən ′spät]
(medicine)
A focal bluish-gray discoloration of the skin of the lower back, also aberrantly on the face, present at birth and fading gradually.

Mongolian Spot

 

a bluish color of the skin, sometimes found in the sacral region in children. It is caused by deposits of the pigment melanin in the connective tissue of the skin. Mongolian spots were first described among children of Mongoloid ancestry, but they also occur among children of other races.

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Keep the big blue spot hidden until the end of the stunt.
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Haf had a blue spot on her neck, like a bruise, and as the disease took hold more spots appeared until they all joined up.
The scientists noticed blue spots on the back of the insects in one nest.
After the break Armitage made a 33 and Peaker 25, but then came the decisive visit when the Marsh man produced the night's top break of 71, the bulk of the points coming from potting the red off its spot, and cleverly working the cue ball down the table when the red ball was moved to the blue spot.
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Morgan could hardly see past the blue spot a few days ago and, on Saturday, his eyes were badly affected.
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It's 307 miles from Sterling City to La Grange, on the far ends of a 24-county political map that includes Travis County, a dark blue spot on the red field of the district.