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sunstroke

noun [U] uk   /ˈsʌn.strəʊk/  us   /-stroʊk/
an illness caused by spending too much time in strong heat and light from the sun: Someone who is suffering from sunstroke feels dizzy and has a high temperature, but does not sweat.
Translations of “sunstroke”
in Chinese (Traditional) 中暑…
in Russian солнечный удар…
in Turkish güneş çarpması, başa güneş geçmesi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 日射病,中暑…
in Polish udar słoneczny…
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