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- n. A livid mark; a blow; a bruise.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A livid, or black and blue, mark; a blow; a bruise.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A livid or black-and-blue mark; a blow; a bruise; ecchymosis: also applied to the spots which occur in disease and in incipient putrefaction.
Latin suggillatio: compare French suggillation. (Wiktionary)
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