Definition of poikiloderma in US English:

poikiloderma

(also poikilodermia)

noun

Medicine
  • Any of a group of skin disorders characterized by mottled pigmentation, often associated with atrophic changes and telangiectasis.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Index Medicus. From poikilo- + -derma, after scientific Latin poikilodermia.

Pronunciation

poikiloderma

/ˌpɔɪkɪlə(ʊ)ˈdəːmə/