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windburn

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noun wind·burn \-ˌbərn\

Simple Definition of windburn

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

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of windburn

  1. :  irritation of the skin caused by wind

windburned play \-ˌbərnd\ adjective

Examples of windburn in a sentence

  1. His face was red from windburn.



1925

First Known Use of windburn

1925


Medical Dictionary

windburn

play
noun wind·burn \-ˌbərn\

Medical Definition of windburn

  1. :  irritation of the skin caused by wind

windburned \-ˌbərnd\play adjective



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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "windburn"


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