frostbite Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"frostbite" in British English

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frostbitenoun [U]

uk   /ˈfrɒst.baɪt/  us   /ˈfrɑːst-/
injury to someone ​caused by ​severecold, usually to ​theirtoes, ​fingers, ​ears, or ​nose
frostbitten
adjective uk   /-ˌbɪt.ən/  us   /-ˌbɪt̬.ən/
frostbitten ​fingers/​toes
(Definition of frostbite from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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frostbitenoun [U]

 us   /ˈfrɔstˌbɑɪt/
injury to ​bodytissues, esp. the ​fingers and ​toes, caused by ​freezing
(Definition of frostbite from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “frostbite”
in Chinese (Simplified) 冻伤, 冻疮…
in Turkish eli ayağı buz kesme, donma, soğuktan uyuşma…
in Russian обморожение…
in Chinese (Traditional) 凍傷, 凍瘡…
in Polish odmrożenie…
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