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      n   a tropical infectious skin disease caused by the bacterium Treponema carateum and characterized by the formation of papules and loss of pigmentation in circumscribed areas,   (Also called)    mal de pinto  
     (C19: from American Spanish, from Spanish: spot, ultimately from Latin pictus painted, from pingere to paint)  
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pinta          [2]  
      n  
Informal   a pint of milk  
     (C20: phonetic rendering of pint of)  

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Pinta         
      n   the. one of the three ships commanded by Columbus on his first voyage to America (1492)  


pinta   [1]  
      n   a tropical infectious skin disease caused by the bacterium Treponema carateum and characterized by the formation of papules and loss of pigmentation in circumscribed areas,   (Also called)    mal de pinto  
     (C19: from American Spanish, from Spanish: spot, ultimately from Latin pictus painted, from pingere to paint)  
pinta   [2]  
      n  
Informal   a pint of milk  
     (C20: phonetic rendering of pint of)  

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pint, pita, pintail, pinto

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