[kloh-az-muh] /kloʊˈæz mə/
a condition in which light-brown spots occur on the skin, caused by exposure to sun, dyspepsia, or certain specific diseases.
noun (pl) chloasmata (kləʊˈæzmətə)
(med) the appearance on a person’s skin, esp of the face, of patches of darker colour: associated with hormonal changes caused by liver disease or the use of oral contraceptives
chloasma chlo·as·ma (klō-āz’mə)
n. pl. chlo·as·ma·ta (-mə-tə)
A patchy brown or dark brown skin discoloration that usually occurs on a woman’s face and may result from hormonal changes, as in pregnancy. Also called mask of pregnancy, melasma.
[kloht-vikh] /ˈkloʊt vɪx/ noun 1. German name of . /ˈkloːtvɪç/ noun 1. the German name for Clovis I
[kloh-ee] /ˈkloʊ i/ noun 1. the lover of Daphnis in a Greek pastoral romance. 2. a female given name. /ˈkləʊɪ/ noun 1. See Daphnis and Chloe fem. proper name, Latin, from Greek Khloe, literally “young green shoot;” related to khloros “greenish-yellow,” from PIE *ghlo- variant of root *ghel- “to shine,” also yielding words for “yellow” […]
1. a combining form meaning “green,” used in the formation of compound words: chlorine. 1. a combining form used in the names of chemical compounds in which chlorine is present: chloramine. combining form 1. a variant of chloro- chlor- pref. Variant of chloro-.
[klawr-uh-see-tik, -set-ik, klohr-, klawr-, klohr-] /ˈklɔr əˈsi tɪk, -ˈsɛt ɪk, ˈkloʊr-, ˌklɔr-, ˌkloʊr-/ noun 1. .