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rash2

 
pronunciation:
raesh
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a condition in which red bumps or spots break out on the skin.
Allergies can cause a rash.
synonyms:
inflammation
definition 2: a sudden burst of many of the same types of events happening in a short period of time.
There has been a rash of car thefts in that neighborhood.
synonyms:
flurry
derivation: rashlike (adj.)
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