Sun

(redirected from sunstroke)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to sunstroke: heat exhaustion, heat stroke

Sun

A unit of length in Japan equivalent to approximately 30 millimeters.
References in periodicals archive ?
The number of deaths from sunstroke increased from six in 2011 to 15 in 2012 and 14 in 2013, but it declined to one in 2014.
He urged people to cover their heads while moving under open sky to avoid sunstroke.
A police constable in Punalur, identified as Thomas, collapsed from sunstroke at the Punalur police station today.
He said sunstroke was failure of immunity against the heat.
More than eight persons died and dozens fainted due to sunstroke in Larkana, Kamber-Shahdadkot, Shikarpur, Jacobabad, Dadu districts here on Wednesday as mercury rose to 52 plus degree Celsius, while more than 100 some new cases of gastroenteritis were reported in different hospitals and health centres in the district here on Wednesday.
It is common for animals to suffer from fungal infections, dehydration, sunstrokes, ulcers, eye infections, and gastric disorders in these high temperatures.
Sunstroke victims will feel confused, disorientated and generally unwell.
Health and social workers are on standby to deal with sunstroke and other problems caused by the heat.
First she passes out from sunstroke and barely makes her train.
Belladonna is an excellent remedy for the effects of sunstroke and rapidly controls fever, headache and malaise.
An eight-year-old boy told his mum he thought he was dying after he was struck down by severe sunstroke.
Even now they are in heaven before the throne of God where hunger, thirst, sunstroke, and tears are no more.