Meaning of “pockmark” in the English Dictionary

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"pockmark" in British English

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pockmarknoun [ C ]

uk /ˈpɒk.mɑːk/ us /ˈpɑːk.mɑːrk/

a small hollow on your skin that is left after a spot caused by a disease, such as chickenpox or smallpox, has healed:

a face covered with pockmarks

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

"pockmark" in American English

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pockmarknoun [ C ]

us /ˈpɑkˌmɑrk/

a small hollow on the skin caused by a disease

(Definition of “pockmark” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)