Definition of “speckle” - English Dictionary

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“speckle” in British English

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specklenoun [ C usually plural ]

uk /ˈspek.əl/ us /ˈspek.əl/

a very small mark of a different colour from the area around it, usually found with a large number 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)