bronzed skin


bronzed skin
bronze-colored skin, as seen in Addison disease and hemochromatosis.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • bronzed skin — noun Addison s disease • • • Main Entry: ↑bronze …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bronzed skin disease — Bronze Bronze, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bronzed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bronzing}.] [Cf. F. bronzer. See {Bronze}, n.] 1. To give an appearance of bronze to, by a coating of bronze powder, or by other means; to make of the color of bronze; as, to bronze… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bronzed — Bronze Bronze, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bronzed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bronzing}.] [Cf. F. bronzer. See {Bronze}, n.] 1. To give an appearance of bronze to, by a coating of bronze powder, or by other means; to make of the color of bronze; as, to bronze… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bronzed diabetes — noun pathology in which iron accumulates in the tissues; characterized by bronzed skin and enlarged liver and diabetes mellitus and abnormalities of the pancreas and the joints • Syn: ↑hemochromatosis, ↑iron storage disease, ↑iron overload •… …   Useful english dictionary

  • bronzed — [ branzd ] adjective someone who is bronzed has attractive brown skin because they have spent a lot of time in the sun …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • bronzed — [brɔnzd US bra:nzd] adj having skin that is attractively brown because you have been in the sun = ↑tanned …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • skin — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 covering of a human/animal body ADJECTIVE ▪ beautiful, clear, fine, flawless, good, healthy, perfect ▪ You want clear, healthy skin …   Collocations dictionary

  • Skin — The skin is the body s outer covering. It protects us against heat and light, injury, and infection. It regulates body temperature and stores water, fat, and vitamin D. Weighing about 6 pounds, the skin is the body s largest organ. It is made up… …   Medical dictionary

  • Bronzed Frog — Taxobox name = Bronzed Frog status = NT | status system = IUCN3.1 [IUCN2006|assessors=Biju et al |year=2004|id=58733|title=Rana temporalis|downloaded=11 May 2006 Database entry includes a range map and justification for why this species is near… …   Wikipedia

  • bronzed — adj. Bronzed is used with these nouns: ↑skin …   Collocations dictionary

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