Definitions for Frostbiteˈfrɔstˌbaɪt, ˈfrɒst-
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
frost•biteˈfrɔstˌbaɪt, ˈfrɒst-(n.; v.)-bit, -bit•ten, -bit•ing.
(n.)injury to any part of the body after excessive exposure to extreme cold.
(v.t.)to injure by frost or extreme cold.
Origin of frostbite:
destruction of tissue by freezing and characterized by tingling, blistering and possibly gangrene
The freezing, or effect of a freezing, of some part of the body.
To expose to the effect of frost, or a frosty air; to blight or nip with frost.
To engage in winter sailboating.
the freezing, or effect of a freezing, of some part of the body, as the ears or nose
to expose to the effect of frost, or a frosty air; to blight or nip with frost
Frostbite is the medical condition where localized damage is caused to skin and other tissues due to freezing. Frostbite is most likely to happen in body parts farthest from the heart and those with large exposed areas. The initial stages of frostbite are sometimes called "frost nip".
U.S. National Library of Medicine
Damage to tissues as the result of low environmental temperatures.
Translations for Frostbite
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
injury caused to the body by very great cold
He was suffering from frostbite in his feet.
- تَقَرُّح القَدَمَين بِسَبَب البَردArabic
- úlceras de frioPortuguese (BR)
- die ErfrierungGerman
- כְּווִייַת קוֹרHebrew
- अधिक ठंड से सुन्न होनाHindi
- fagyás (testen)Hungarian
- sengatan hawa dinginIndonesian
- kecederaan anggota badan disebabkan sejuk yang amat sangatMalay
- forfrysning, frostskadeNorwegian
- یخ وهونکیPashto
- úlceras de frioPortuguese
- soğuk çalması/vurmasıTurkish
- 凍傷Chinese (Trad.)
- обморожене місцеUkrainian
- پالے کی مارUrdu
- tê cóngVietnamese
- 冻伤Chinese (Simp.)
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