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cold spot

noun, Physiology
1.
a sensory area in the skin that responds to a decrease in temperature.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95
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  • Nobody knows what caused the cold spot although there are no shortage of ideas.
British Dictionary definitions for cold spot

cold spot

noun
1.
an area where house prices are stable and properties are slow to sell
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