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frostbite

frost·bite

frostbite

pronunciation:
frawst baIt [or] frast baIt
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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part of speech: noun
definition: damage to the skin or body by freezing.
If you don't wear your gloves, you might get frostbite.
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: frostbit, frostbites, frostbiting, frostbitten
definition: to damage by freezing.
The cold wind frostbit my ears.
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  body, first aid