frostnip


frost·nip

noun \ˈfrs(t)-ˌnip\

Definition of FROSTNIP

:  the reversible freezing of superficial skin layers that is usually marked by numbness and whiteness of the skin

First Known Use of FROSTNIP

1967

frost·nip

noun \ˈfrs(t)-ˌnip\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of FROSTNIP

: the reversible freezing of superficial skin layers that is usually marked by numbness and whiteness of the skin

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: frost plant
Previous Word in the Dictionary: frost necrosis
All Words Near: frostnip

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up frostnip? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More