navus

Navus

Na"vus\, n.; pl.N[ae]vi (-v[=i]). [L.] (Med.) A spot or mark on the skin of children when born; a birthmark; -- usually applied to vascular tumors, i. e., those consisting mainly of blood vessels, as dilated arteries, veins, or capillaries.
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