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acne

ac·ne

acne

 
 
pronunciation:
aek ni
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part of speech: noun
definition: a skin disorder caused by inflammation of the oil glands, resulting in pimples, usu. on the face.
Teenagers tend to get acne, but their skin usually clears when they reach adulthood.He broke out with acne just before his big interview.
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