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frostbite

noun [U] uk   /ˈfrɒst.baɪt/  us   /ˈfrɑːst-/
injury to someone caused by severe cold, usually to their toes, fingers, ears, or nose
frostbitten
adjective uk   /-ˌbɪt.ən/  us   /-ˌbɪt̬.ən/
frostbitten fingers/toes
Translations of “frostbite”
in Chinese (Traditional) 凍傷, 凍瘡…
in Russian обморожение…
in Turkish eli ayağı buz kesme, donma, soğuktan uyuşma…
in Chinese (Simplified) 冻伤, 冻疮…
in Polish odmrożenie…
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