heat exhaustion definition

  • noun:
    • an ailment due to experience of heat, resulting in the depletion of body liquids and causing weakness, dizziness, sickness, and sometimes collapse. The situation are alleviated by sleep together with administration of liquids and electrolytes to pay for everyone lost through hyperhidrosis. Also called temperature prostration.
    • an ailment marked by faintness and sickness and weakness brought on by depletion of human body fluids and electrolytes

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