Redness - definition, transcription

Amer.  |ˈrednəs|
Brit.  |ˈrednɪs|

noun

- a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat (syn: inflammation, rubor)
- red color or pigment; the chromatic color resembling the hue of blood (syn: red)

Examples

... his white countenance was rendered eerie by the redness of the sagging lids below his eyes ...

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