Meaning of “blackhead” in the English Dictionary

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"blackhead" in English

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blackheadnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈblæk.hed/ us /ˈblæk.hed/

Examples from literature

  • It penetrates the skin and removes the secretions which if allowed to remain will cause blackheads and pimples. 
  • Lemon juice is also an old remedy for the removal of freckles and blackheads from the face. 
  • Then we will have pimples or blackheads. 

(Definition of “blackhead” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)