Definition of lentigo noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//lenˈtaɪɡəʊ//
; NAmE NAmE//lenˈtaɪɡoʊ//
[uncountable] (medical)
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a condition in which small brown areas appear on the skin, usually in old people see also liver spot Word Originlate Middle English (denoting a freckle or pimple): from Latin, from lens, lent- ‘lentil’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: lentigo