Definition of sun cream in English:

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sun cream

Pronunciation: /ˈsʌn kriːm/

noun

[mass noun] British
A creamy preparation spread over the skin to protect it from sunburn: the report advises the use of sun cream and wide-brimmed hats [count noun]: look for sun creams specially formulated for babies and children
More example sentences
  • Another thing to bear in mind is that the majority of people using sunbeds are less likely to use a suncream to protect their skin against UV radiation.
  • Macho attitudes about sunbathing and suncream are costing Scotsmen their lives, a skin cancer expert has warned.
  • I am astonished at the number of people who don't wear hats or bother with suncream.

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