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freckle

1. a small brownish spot on the skin: a localized deposit of the pigment melanin, developed by exposure to sunlight
2. Austral slang the anus

freckle

[′frek·əl]
(medicine)
A pigmented macule resulting from focal increase in melanin, usually associated with exposure to sunlight, commonly on the face.
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23 May 2019 - Wisconsin, US-based pre-K-12 ed-tech company Renaissance strengthened its math offerings with the acquisition of San Francisco, US-based application software provider Freckle Education, providing a differentiation platform for all four core subjects: math, social studies, science and English language arts, the company said.
"I'm absolutely delighted that Freckle Productions are going to be dramatising my story and I can't wait to see it."
Freckle explores a couple's attempt to overcome a fatal mistake and its devastating repercussions.
One of the products, Yu Dan Tang Ginseng and Green Cucumber 10-Day Specific Eliminating Freckle Spot and Double Whitening Sun Block Cream from Taiwan, was found to contain mercury 38,900 times beyond the allowable limit.
Chastain, a two-time Academy Award nominee, and her banner Freckle Films have joined YRF Entertainment and Arash Amel to produce the project.
CAN I FADE MY FRECKLES? Many folk are huge freckle fans, but we know some women won't ever be convinced.
St Tropez's skin-finishing squad continued the dot-to-dot randomising on the body, calling it the 'beachside freckle tan'.
At Preen, M.A.C's Val Garland dabbed on freckles using five different shades of eyeliner, for a convincing sun-kissed effect.
Twins Sameer and Nabil Siddiqui said that except for their handwriting and their choice in use of mobile phones, they are identical to the last freckle. "People confuse us all the time.
"If my son hadn't kept pointing to the freckle I don't think I would have done anything about it.
Freckles are skin cells acting up in response to the sun.
But the skin has a daunting array of freckles, bumps, and irregularities.