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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
Collins Discovery Encyclopedia, 1st edition © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
A pigmented macule resulting from focal increase in melanin, usually associated with exposure to sunlight, commonly on the face.
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