heat prostration

noun Medicine/Medical.

Origin:
1935–40

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heat prostration
 
n
another name for heat exhaustion

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heat prostration n.
See heat exhaustion.

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Example sentences
One guardsman was treated and released at the hospital and another was admitted with heat prostration.
Alert staff to the signs, symptoms and consequences of heat prostration, heat stroke and heat cramps.
As well, heat within the pipe run may cause the worker to suffer heat prostration.
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