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third-degree burn

noun [C] uk   /ˌθɜːdˌdɪ.ɡriːˈbɜːn/  us   /ˌθɝːdˌdɪ.ɡriːˈbɜːrn/
a very serious burn in which the flesh is destroyed
Translations of “third-degree burn”
in Chinese (Traditional) 三度燒傷…
in Chinese (Simplified) 三度烧伤…
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