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Definitions of nævus

  1. n[= e]' vus, n. a birth-mark: a congenital growth strictly on a part of the skin, whether a pigmentary nævus or mole, or a vascular naevus or overgrowth of capillary blood-vessels-- also Mother-spot or Birth-mark-- also NÆVE, NEVE:-- pl. NÆ'V[= I].-- adjs. NÆ'VOID, NÆ'VOUS, NÆ'VOSE. [ L.]
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