heat prostration


noun Medicine/Medical.


Nearby words

  1. heat of reaction,
  2. heat of solidification,
  3. heat of solution,
  4. heat of sublimation,
  5. heat of vaporization,
  6. heat pump,
  7. heat rash,
  8. heat reservoir,
  9. heat shield,
  10. heat sink

Origin of heat prostration

First recorded in 1935–40

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British Dictionary definitions for heat prostration

heat prostration

noun

another name for heat exhaustion
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Medicine definitions for heat prostration

heat prostration

n.

heat exhaustion

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