Definition of melanoderma in English:

melanoderma

Pronunciation /ˌmɛlənə(ʊ)ˈdəːmə/

noun

Medicine
  • Any of various conditions characterized by patchy or diffuse darkening of the skin.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Erasmus Wilson (1809–1884), dermatologist and philanthropist. From melano- + ancient Greek δέρμα skin.