Definition of nettlerash in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈnedlˌraSH/


Another term for urticaria (from its resemblance to the sting of a nettle).
Example sentences
  • The homoeopathic tincture, Urtica, is frequently administered successfully for rheumatic gout, also for nettlerash and chickenpox, and externally for bruises.
  • Urticaria, hives or nettlerash, which are a side effect rather than a condition, are red, very itchy, swollen areas of the skin.
  • Itchy red weals on the skin are the major symptom, also known as urticaria or nettlerash.

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Syllabification: net·tle·rash

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