first-degree burn

noun

Definition of first-degree burn

:a mild burn characterized by heat, pain, and reddening of the burned surface but not exhibiting blistering or charring of tissues

First Known Use of first-degree burn

circa 1929


Medical Dictionary

first-degree burn

noun

medical Definition of first-degree burn

:a mild burn characterized by heat, pain, and reddening of the burned surface but not exhibiting blistering or charring of tissues

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