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  • n. Absence of normal skin pigmentation (from bruising, stress or disease); pallor or achromia
  • n. The inability of a cell or tissue to be stained

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In pathology, lack of pigment in the skin.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. unnatural lack of color in the skin (as from bruising or sickness or emotional distress)


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