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sunstroke Potentially fatal condition caused by over- exposure to direct sunlight, in which the body temperature rises to 40.5°C (105°F) or more. Symptoms include hot, dry skin, exhaustion, vomiting, delirium, and coma. Urgent medical treatment is required, possibly in an intensive care unit. Recovery is usual within a day or two.

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sunstroke

sun·stroke / ˈsənˌstrōk/ • n. heatstroke brought about by excessive exposure to the sun.

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sunstroke

sunstroke (sun-strohk) n. see heatstroke.

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sunstroke

sunstroke: see heatstroke.

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