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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “speckle”

speckle

noun [C usually plural]     /ˈspek.l̩/
a very small mark of a different colour from the surface on which it is found, and which is usually found with a large number of other marks of the same type
(表面上的)斑点,色斑
A blackbird's egg is blue with brown speckles on it.
乌鸫的卵是蓝色的,上面有棕色的斑点。
Dirt and untidiness
(Definition of speckle noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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