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Synonyms for blotch

Synonyms for blotch

a discolored mark made by smearing

to mark or soil with spots

Synonyms for blotch

an irregularly shaped spot

mark with spots or blotches of different color or shades of color as if stained

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said Monday it has confirmed 1,233 more people in Japan have developed white blotches after using its skin-whitening cosmetics, bringing the total number of sufferers to 15,192.
said Friday it has confirmed 4,000 more people in Japan have suffered from white blotches after using its group's skin-whitening cosmetics, bringing the total number of sufferers to 13,959.
Mutation of a single gene causes stripes to become blotches, and spots to become stripes," says Greg Barsh, MD, Ph.
As for how these blotches have been made, the received vocabulary of abstraction is likewise of little help.
When these patches subsequently dry, they leave unsightly blotches on the plastic film.
Blotching could not be induced in other bass by inoculating them with sera from the blotches on other bass.
Blotches result from the various densities on the surface of the wood that's being stained.
The white spots on a fawn, or baby deer, look like blotches of sunlight shining through bushes.
And now we're starting to put blotches on the flowers, like pansies.
He had a big nose with red blotches and dark brown greying hair.
Nine-month-old Aleesha Evans was rushed to hospital by her parents who feared the tot had the deadly brain bug when she came out in purple blotches.
walindi from Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands, but differs with regards to male colour pattern, particularly the number, shape and position of large dark blotches along the back and adjacent dorsal fin.
This Open Eye: Swollen shut the right/eye seeps semi-clotted/blood that streams/and blotches a map of/hell across the three-/year-old face.
Q:I SUFFER from recurrent red streaks and blotches that are very itchy at times, especially when I come out of the shower.