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sunblock Syllabification: sun·block
Pronunciation: /ˈsənˌbläk/

Definition of sunblock in English:


A cream or lotion for protecting the skin from the sun and preventing sunburn.
Example sentences
  • Use water-resistant suntan lotion / sunblock and even consider wearing a T-shirt while you snorkel, especially under the strong midday sun.
  • Which brings me to my next point: You must use sunblock or sunscreen in order to protect your skin from the sun.
  • While creams are the primary type of sunblock other forms include gels, lotions, and sprays.
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