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sunscreen


sunscreen

noun sun·screen \-ˌskrēn\

Definition of SUNSCREEN

:  a preparation (as a lotion) applied to the skin to prevent sunburn (as by chemically absorbing ultraviolet radiation); also :  its active ingredient (as benzophenone)—compare sunblock
sun·screen·ing adjective
March 06, 2015
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Deposited, produced, or eroded by wind
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