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scald

noun

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a burn left on the skin that is caused by hot liquid or steam

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scald

verb

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1 as in bruise, tear

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2 as in burn, scorch

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3 as in boil, simmer

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The first known use of scald was in the 13th century

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“Scald.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/scald. Accessed 6 Oct. 2022.

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