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third-degree burn

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishthird-degree burnthird-degree burn[usually plural] the most serious kind of burn, that goes right through your skin third-degree
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third-degree burnShe incurred shrapnel wounds as well as third-degree burns.She was hospitalized in a critical condition after suffering third-degree burns, and died 21 days later.Is it possible to get third-degree burns from a novelty cracker?
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