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1

sweat

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intransitive verb \ˈswet\

Medical Definition of sweat

sweat or sweated; sweating

  1. :  to excrete moisture in visible quantities through the opening of the sweat glands :  perspire




2

sweat

noun

Medical Definition of sweat

  1. 1:  the fluid excreted from the sweat glands of the skin :  perspiration

  2. 2:  abnormally profuse sweating—often used in plural <soaking sweats>

sweaty \-ē\play adjective sweatier; swest




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