nappy rash


nappy rash
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If a baby has nappy rash, the skin under its nappy is red and sore. [BRIT]
(in AM, use diaper rash)

English dictionary. 2008.

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  • nappy rash — noun An irritation of the skin on a baby s buttocks or genital area, usu caused by wet nappies • • • Main Entry: ↑nappy * * * nappy rash UK US noun [uncountable] british sore, broken skin that is usually caused by wearing a wet nappy for too long …   Useful english dictionary

  • nappy rash — noun (U) BrE sore skin between a baby s legs and on its buttocks caused by a wet or dirty nappy; diaper rash AmE …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • nappy rash — /ˈnæpi ræʃ/ (say napee rash) noun dermatitis of thighs and buttocks due to ammonia produced in decomposing urine in an infant s nappy …   Australian English dictionary

  • nappy rash — noun Brit. inflammation of a baby s skin caused by prolonged contact with a damp nappy …   English new terms dictionary

  • nappy rash — UK / US noun [uncountable] British sore, broken skin that is usually caused by wearing a wet nappy for too long …   English dictionary

  • nappy rash — noun A generic term applied to various skin rashes in the diaper area. Syn: diaper rash …   Wiktionary

  • nappy rash — see napkin rash …   Medical dictionary

  • nappy rash — napkin rash …   The new mediacal dictionary

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  • rash — rash1 [ræʃ] adj [Date: 1300 1400; Origin: Probably from an unrecorded Old English rAsc] if you are rash, you do things too quickly, without thinking carefully about whether they are sensible or not →↑foolish ▪ Please Jessie, don t do anything… …   Dictionary of contemporary English