kibe

[ kahyb ]

nounMedicine/Medical.
  1. a chapped or ulcerated chilblain, especially on the heel.

Origin of kibe

1
1350–1400; Middle English kybe, perhaps <Welsh cibi

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kibe

/ (kaɪb) /


noun
  1. a chilblain, esp an ulcerated one on the heel

Origin of kibe

1
C14: probably from Welsh cibi, of obscure origin

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