Definition of mal del pinto in English:

mal del pinto

(also mal de pinto)

noun

Medicine
  • Pinta.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in The British Medical Journal. From American Spanish mal del pinto from mal + del of the + pinto, use as noun of pinto painted, mottled.

Pronunciation

mal del pinto

/mal dɛl ˈpɪntəʊ/