rubefaction

noun
ru·​be·​fac·​tion | \ -ˈfak-shən How to pronounce rubefaction (audio) \

Medical Definition of rubefaction

1 : the act or process of causing redness
2 : redness due to a rubefacient

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“Rubefaction.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/rubefaction. Accessed 21 Jan. 2021.

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