from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A headache resulting from the rapid consumption of cold food or beverages.

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  • noun informal An unpleasant sensation or ache in the head experienced when biting into something extremely cold.


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  • Sensation experienced in upper head after ingesting a sufficiently large quantity of very cold food, esp. ice cream, or chilled beverage.

    November 20, 2009