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Medical Term:

spider-burst

Pronunciation: spi'der-burst

Definition: Radiating dull red capillary lines on the skin of the leg, usually without any visible or palpable varicose veins, but nevertheless due to deep-seated venous dilation.

[spiderweb + sunburst]

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