• Definition for "melanosis"
    • uncommonly dark coloration of your skin or other…
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melanosis definition

  • noun:
    • uncommonly dark coloration of your skin or other cells, caused by a disorder of pigment k-calorie burning. Also known as melanism.
    • The morbid deposition of black matter, often of a malignant character, causing pigmented tumours.
    • In pathology: An abnormal deposition of pigmentary matter in a variety of organs or areas of the body, since the spleen, liver, or bone-marrow, involving melanæmia, malarial poisoning, etc.
    • the health of the device associated with the presence of pigmented tumors.
    • an ailment described as abnormal build up of melanin (especially into the skin)
  • others:
    • The morbid deposition of black matter, often of a malignant character, causing pigmented tumors.
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