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sunstroke

noun sun·stroke \-ˌstrōk\

medical : a serious condition that happens when someone has been in the sun too long and that causes a person to stop sweating, have a very high body temperature, and become exhausted or unconscious

Full Definition of SUNSTROKE

:  heatstroke caused by direct exposure to the sun

First Known Use of SUNSTROKE

1829
SUNSTROKE Defined for Kids

sunstroke

noun sun·stroke \ˈsən-ˌstrōk\

Definition of SUNSTROKE for Kids

:  an illness that is marked by high fever and weakness and is caused by exposure to too much sun
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sunstroke

noun sun·stroke \-ˌstrōk\

Medical Definition of SUNSTROKE

:  heatstroke caused by direct exposure to the sun

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