1. Pertaining to the presence, normal or pathologic, of melanin. 2. Relating to or characterized by melanosis.

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mel·a·not·ic .mel-ə-'nät-ik adj having or characterized by black pigmentation <a \melanotic sarcoma>

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mel·a·not·ic (mel″ə-notґik) 1. pertaining to or 2. characterized by the presence of melanin. characterized by melanosis.

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  • melanotic — |melə|näd.ik adjective Etymology: melan + otic : having or characterized by black pigmentation a melanotic tumor a melanotic race …   Useful english dictionary

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  • melanotic — /mel euh not ik/, adj. Pathol. of or affected with melanosis. Also, melanic. [1820 30; MELAN + OTIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • melanotic — adj. suffering from melanosis (skin disease); of or pertaining to melanosis …   English contemporary dictionary

  • melanotic — mel·a·not·ic …   English syllables

  • melanotic — mel•a•not•ic [[t]ˌmɛl əˈnɒt ɪk[/t]] adj. pat of or having melanosis • Etymology: 1820–30 …   From formal English to slang

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