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chubaba, noun

Plurals:
chubabas, or unchanged.
Origin:
seTswanaShow more From seTswana setshubaba, tshubaba, a birthmark, a mark (on the skin) of any colour but white (plural ditshubaba). Cf. chorb.
Among speakers of the Sintu (Bantu) languages: a dark patch or blemish on the skin, caused by using skin-lighteners.
Note:
Usually in the plural.
1982 Voice 10 Jan. 7Major skin problems reported among Black people are hydroquinone burns (chubaba), pimples [etc.].
1991 Drum Dec.Jan. 120 (advt)If you have Chubabas or oily, problem skin I recommend Cosmo Gold your skin’s friend for life.
a dark patch or blemish on the skin, caused by using skin-lighteners.

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