from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See heat rash.

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  • n. miliaria

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. a noncontagious cutaneous eruption of red pimples, attended with intense itching and tingling of the parts affected. It is due to inflammation of the sweat glands, and is often brought on by overheating the skin in hot weather.

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  • n. obstruction of the sweat ducts during high heat and humidity


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