a sensory area in the skin that responds to a decrease in temperature.
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Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
Origin of cold spot
First recorded in 1890–95
Words nearby cold spot
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British Dictionary definitions for cold spot
an area where house prices are stable and properties are slow to sell
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