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discrete

 [dis-krēt´]
made up of separated parts; characterized by lesions that do not become blended.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

dis·crete

(dis-krēt'), Do not confuse this word with discreet.
Separate; distinct; not joined to or incorporated with another; denoting especially certain lesions of the skin.
[L. dis- cerno, pp. -cretus, to separate]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

discrete

Confined to a particular area; usually understood to mean well circumscribed.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

dis·crete

(dis-krēt')
Separate; distinct; not joined to or incorporated with another; denoting especially certain lesions of the skin.
[L. dis-cerno, pp. -cretus, to separate]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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