frostbite: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (frôst'bīt", frost'-), [key]
— n., v., -bit, -bit•ten, -bit•ing.
- injury to any part of the body after excessive exposure to extreme cold, sometimes progressing from initial redness and tingling to gangrene.
- to injure by frost or extreme cold.
- frostbite (Thesaurus)