nettle rash


: hives

Word History

First Known Use

1740, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of nettle rash was in 1740

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Cite this Entry

“Nettle rash.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Mar. 2023.

Medical Definition

nettle rash

: an eruption on the skin caused by or resembling the condition produced by stinging with nettles : hives
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