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liver spots

[liv-er] /ˈlɪv ər/
noun, Pathology
1.
a form of chloasma in which irregularly shaped light-brown spots occur on the skin.
Origin of liver spots
1880-1885
1880-85
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  • "liver spots" or "meat spots" are detached folds from the walls of the oviduct.

    The Dollar Hen Milo M. Hastings
  • He was a big white spaniel, with liver spots, and handsome brown ears.

    My Private Menagerie Theophile Gautier
  • Have it any way you please; I suppose you will be claiming next that I am suffering with liver spots.

  • These patches are known popularly as liver spots or in medical language as chloasma.

    Woman William J. Robinson
  • And freckles and liver spots on his hands and face, well, he certain sure is a handsome creature.

    Nan Sherwood at Pine Camp Annie Roe Carr

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