Definition of athlete's foot in English:

athlete's foot

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[mass noun]
  • A fungal infection affecting mainly the skin between the toes. It is a form of ringworm.
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    • Two common fungal infections include athlete's foot and yeast infections.
    • Tinea pedis, generally known as athlete's foot, is a fungal infection of the skin of the foot.
    • The infection isn't the same as athlete's foot, which primarily affects the skin of the feet.

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