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English definition of “second-degree burn”

second-degree burn

noun [C] uk   /ˌsek.əndˌdɪ.ɡriːˈbɜːn/ us    /-ˈbɝːn/
a serious burn in which the skin develops blisters Skin complaints and blemishes
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