freezer burn

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freezer burn

n.
Discoloration that appears on improperly or inadequately packaged frozen food, caused by evaporation of moisture.

freez′er burn`


n.
spots that appear on frozen food caused by loss of moisture due to faulty packaging or freezing methods.
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Nicola Steele said she ended up with a painful freeze burn on her tummy after going to a private clinic in Newcastle.
E[acute accent] Make sure the meat is properly wrapped in the freezer to prevent freeze burn.
An optional vibratory carry away conveyor avoids operator contact with the cryogenically frozen parts to prevent freeze burn.
Cover to prevent freeze burn and place in the freezer for approximately three hours to set.
DON'T let a winter freeze burn a hole in your pocket.
You can, of course, turn to the trusty bag of peas from your freezer, however, if you do, then wrap them in a thin towel or handkerchief first to prevent freeze burns.
West Mercia Police said if the tanks were punctured they would release liquid propane which causes freeze burns and they contain an 'explosive mixture' of chemicals.