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Meaning of BIRTHMARK

Pronunciation:  'burth`mârk

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  a blemish on the skin formed before birth

BIRTHMARK is a 9 letter word that starts with B.


 Synonyms: nevus
 See Also: blemish, defect, hemangioma simplex, nevus flammeus, port-wine stain, strawberry, strawberry mark



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Birth"mark`\, n.
Some peculiar mark or blemish on the body at birth.

      Most part of this noble lineage carried upon their body
      for a natural birthmark, . . . a snake.  --Sir T.

Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Dreaming that you have a birthmark, serves as a reminder that something you must do or never do again. It represents a stain on your soul.
Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: blackhead, blaze, bleb, blemish, blister, blotch, brand, bulla, caste mark, character, check, checkmark, cicatrix, comedo, crack, crater, craze, cut, dapple, defacement, defect, deformation, deformity, discoloration, disfiguration, disfigurement, distortion, dot, earmark, engraving, fault, feature, flaw, fleck, flick, freckle, gash, graving, hack, hemangioma, hickey, jot, keloid, kink, lentigo, macula, mark, marking, milium, mole, mottle, needle scar, nevus, nick, notch, patch, pimple, pit, pock, pockmark, point, polka dot, port-wine mark, port-wine stain, prick, puncture, pustule, rift, scab, scar, scarification, score, scotch, scratch, scratching, sebaceous cyst, speck, speckle, splash, split, splotch, spot, stain, stigma, strawberry mark, sty, tattoo, tattoo mark, tick, tittle, track, trait, travail, twist, verruca, vesicle, wale, warp, wart, watermark, weal, welt, wen, whitehead