windburn

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noun wind·burn \ˈwin(d)-ˌbərn\

Definition of windburn

  1. :  irritation of the skin caused by wind

windburned

play \ˈwin(d)-ˌbərnd\ adjective

Examples of windburn in a sentence

  1. His face was red from windburn.

1925

First Known Use of windburn

1925


WINDBURN Defined for English Language Learners

windburn

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noun wind·burn \ˈwin(d)-ˌbərn\

Definition of windburn for English Language Learners

  • : a red and sore area on the skin that is caused by cold or very strong wind


Medical Dictionary

windburn

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noun wind·burn \-ˌbərn\

Medical Definition of windburn

  1. :  irritation of the skin caused by wind

windburned

\-ˌbərnd\play adjective

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