Complete Definition of "comedo"

English
Etymology
From Latin comedo ‘glutton’.

Pronunciation
IPA: /kə'mi:dəʊ/

Noun
comedo (plural comedones)

  1. a blackhead

#:*1964: Lying on, in, under her, I pore with squinnying eyes on a mole on that browngold rivercolour riverripple skin with its smell of sun, or else a tiny unsqueezed comedo by the flat and splaying nose. — Anthony Burgess, Nothing Like the Sun

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