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English definition of “blemish”

blemish

noun [C]  /ˈblem·ɪʃ/ us  
a mark or fault that spoils the appearance of someone or something: Makeup can cover up your skin blemishes. A blemish can also be a mistake or fault: Only one blemish spoiled her school record.
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