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windburn

windburn

noun wind·burn \-ˌbərn\

: a red and sore area on the skin that is caused by cold or very strong wind

Full Definition of WINDBURN

:  irritation of the skin caused by wind
wind·burned \-ˌbərnd\ adjective

Examples of WINDBURN

  1. His face was red from windburn.

First Known Use of WINDBURN

1925

windburn

noun wind·burn \-ˌbərn\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of WINDBURN

:  irritation of the skin caused by wind
wind·burned \-ˌbərnd\ adjective

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