a vesicular eruption on the face, usually on or near the mouth, often accompanying a cold or a febrile condition; herpes simplex.
a cluster of blisters at the margin of the lips that sometimes accompanies the common cold, caused by a viral infection Technical name herpes labialis
cold sore n.
A small blister occurring on the lips and face and caused by a herpes simplex virus.
noun 1. a sudden onset of a relatively brief period of cold weather. noun 1. a sudden short spell of cold weather noun phrase A short spell of cold weather (1776+) Also, cold spell. A short period of unusually cold weather, as in The recent cold snap has threatened the crop. The first expression presumably […]
noun, Physiology. 1. a sensory area in the skin that responds to a decrease in temperature. noun 1. an area where house prices are stable and properties are slow to sell
- Cold stage
cold stage n. The stage of chill in a malarial paroxysm.
- Cold start
noun 1. (computing) the reloading of a program or operating system