Definition of Acne in English :

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Acne meaning in English

Meaning of Acne in English

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Acne pronunciation in English

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Acne

see synonyms of acne

Noun

1. acne

an inflammatory disease involving the sebaceous glands of the skin; characterized by papules or pustules or comedones

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Acne

see synonyms of acne
noun
Also called: acne vulgaris
a chronic skin disease common in adolescence, involving inflammation of the sebaceous glands and characterized by pustules on the face, neck, and upper trunk
See also rosacea

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Acne

see synonyms of acne
noun
a common, chronic skin disease, esp. among adolescents and young adults, characterized by inflammation of the sebaceous apparatus, usually causing pimples on the face, back, and chest

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Acne

see synonyms of acne
n.
An inflammatory disease of the sebaceous glands and hair follicles of the skin that is marked by the eruption of pimples or pustules, especially on the face.

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