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dishpan hands


dishpan hands

noun pl but singular or pl in constr dish·pan hands \ˈdish-ˌpan-\

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 in housework
March 04, 2015
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