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specklenoun [C usually plural]

uk   us   /ˈspek.l̩/
a very ​smallmark of a different ​colour from the ​area around it, usually ​found with a ​largenumber of other ​marks of the same ​type: A blackbird's ​egg is ​blue with ​brown speckles on it.
(Definition of speckle from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “speckle”
in Spanish pinta, mota, mancha…
in Vietnamese vết lốm đốm…
in Malaysian bintik…
in Thai จุดด่าง…
in French tacheture, moucheture…
in German der Flecken…
in Chinese (Simplified) (表面上的)斑点,色斑…
in Indonesian bintik…
in Chinese (Traditional) (表面上的)斑點,色斑…
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