jungle rot

noun Pathology.

any cutaneous disease or condition caused or induced by a tropical climate.

Nearby words

  1. jungle cock,
  2. jungle fever,
  3. jungle fowl,
  4. jungle gym,
  5. jungle juice,
  6. jungle, the,
  7. junglegym,
  8. jungly,
  9. junior,
  10. junior bantamweight

Origin of jungle rot

First recorded in 1940–45

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