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English definition of “frostbite”

frostbite

noun [U]     /ˈfrɒst.baɪt/ US  /ˈfrɑːst-/
injury to someone caused by severe cold, usually to their toes, fingers, ears, or noseColdSnow and ice frostbitten     /-ˌbɪt.ən/ US  /-ˌbɪt̬.ən/ adjective frostbitten fingers/toesColdSnow and ice
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