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inflammation of the skin caused by overexposure to the sun or a sunlamp.
verb (used with or without object), sunburned or sunburnt, sunburning.
to affect or be affected with sunburn:
An hour in the sun sunburned me severely. I sunburn easily.
inflammation of the skin caused by overexposure to the sun Technical name erythema solare
another word for suntan

sunburn sun·burn (sŭn’bûrn’)
Inflammation and erythema of the skin, often with blistering, caused by overexposure to the ultraviolet rays of direct sunlight.
sun’burn’ v.


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