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nettle rash


noun Pathology.

urticaria resulting from contact with various plants causing local irritation.


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Nearby words

nettilling lake, netting, nettle, nettle cell, nettle family, nettle rash, nettled, nettlefish, nettlesome, netty, neturei karta

Origin of nettle rash

First recorded in 1730–40 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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British Dictionary definitions for nettle rash

nettle rash


a nontechnical name for urticaria
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Medicine definitions for nettle rash

nettle rash

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