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Meaning of BLACKHEAD

Pronunciation:  'blak`hed

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  a black-tipped plug clogging a pore of the skin

BLACKHEAD is a 9 letter word that starts with B.


 Synonyms: comedo
 See Also: blemish, cutis, defect, skin, tegument



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Black"head`\, n. (Zo["o]l.)
The scaup duck.

Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: birthmark, bleb, blemish, blister, bulla, check, cicatrix, comedo, crack, crater, craze, defacement, defect, deformation, deformity, disfiguration, disfigurement, distortion, fault, flaw, freckle, hemangioma, hickey, keloid, kink, lentigo, milium, mole, needle scar, nevus, pimple, pit, pock, pockmark, port-wine mark, port-wine stain, pustule, rift, scab, scar, scratch, sebaceous cyst, split, strawberry mark, sty, track, twist, verruca, vesicle, wale, warp, wart, weal, welt, wen, whitehead