Simple Definition of dishpan hands
: hands that are red, rough, and sore because of washing a lot of dishes
Full Definition of dishpan hands
: a condition of dryness, redness, and scaling of the hands that results typically from repeated exposure to, sensitivity to, or overuse of cleaning materials (as detergents) used especially in housework
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Medical Definition of dishpan hands
: irritant contact dermatitis of the hands that is marked by dry, red, and scaly skin and results from repeated exposure to cleaning materials (as detergents) typically used in housework
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