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English definition of “first-degree burn”

first-degree burn

noun [C]     /ˌfɜːst.dɪ.ɡriːˈbɜːn/ US  /ˌfɝːst.dɪ.ɡriːˈbɜːrn/
the least serious type of burn that needs medical treatment → Compare second-degree burn, third-degree burnSkin complaints and blemishes
(Definition of first-degree burn noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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