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kibe

 (kīb)
n.
A chapped or inflamed area on the skin, especially on the heel, resulting from exposure to cold; an ulcerated chillblain.

[Middle English kybe.]

kibe

(kaɪb)
n
(Medicine) a chilblain, esp an ulcerated one on the heel
[C14: probably from Welsh cibi, of obscure origin]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.kibe - ulcerated chilblain on the heel
chilblain, chilblains, pernio - inflammation of the hands and feet caused by exposure to cold and moisture
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