"chilblain" Definition

  1. n. A blain, sore, or inflammatory swelling, produced by exposure of the feet or hands to cold, and attended by itching, pain, and sometimes ulceration.
  2. v. t. To produce chilblains upon.

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Position in dictionary: 16811 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., v. t.,
Words that start with "chilblain": 1
Words that end with "chilblain": 1
Words that contain "chilblain": 1
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English Dictionary Definition of chilblain

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