In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1enrojecimiento de la piel producido por el viento fuerte
- The feat was the subject of a BBC1 999 programme last week and he received the Queen's Commendation for Bravery in the Air for the 1998 feat, in which he suffered windburn to his eyes because of the speed of the descent.
- A broad-spectrum sunscreen (one that protects against UVA and UVB rays) with SPF 30 or higher is a must; it can also protect against windburn.
- I've always spoken quickly, and though I still do, now I merely give you a mild case of windburn rather than lift your scalp right off when I'm excited about something.
- Remember to protect the baby's face from windburn and sunburn.
- She's just an all-American babe with crow's feet and decades of windburn.
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