AskDefine | Define maculation

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1 a small contrasting part of something; "a bald spot"; "a leopard's spots"; "a patch of clouds"; "patches of thin ice"; "a fleck of red" [syn: spot, speckle, dapple, patch, fleck]
2 the act of spotting or staining something [syn: staining, spotting]

User Contributed Dictionary



  1. In the context of "Shakespearian": The act of spotting; a spot; a blemish.
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