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immersion foot

noun, Pathology
1.
an abnormal condition of the foot caused by prolonged exposure to water, characterized by pathological changes in the skin, blood vessels, nerves, and muscles.
Origin
1940-1945
1940-45
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immersion-foot in Medicine

immersion foot n.
See trench foot.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
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