Marked with spots; as, a spotted garment or character. "The spotted panther.
<medicine> " Spotted fever, a name applied to various eruptive fevers, especially. To typhus fever and cerebro-spinal meningitis.
<botany> Spotted tree, an Australian tree (Flindersia maculosa); so called because its bark falls off in spots.
(01 Mar 1998)
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