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a kind of pain

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(of speech) harsh or hurtful in tone or character

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Stinging nettle has been used for hundreds of years to treat painful muscles and joints, eczema, arthritis, gout, and anemia.
The honeybee sting apparatus can be identified in the tissue if the sting site was excised shortly after stinging. Histological confirmation of the characteristic structure of honeybee sting apparatus in addition to memory of being stung can lead to a definitive diagnosis.
"The more common reasons that bring children to the clinic are a mild reaction caused by bites from bed bugs, mosquitos, fleas and ants." The venom or insect's saliva causes itching and sometimes triggers an allergic reaction that can include a stinging sensation and mild swelling and redness that disappears within a day or two.
Introducing Compsobuthus matthiesseni (Birula, 1905) scorpion as one of the major stinging scorpions in Khuzestan, Iran.
An irritability shock case caused by red imported fire ant stinging. Chinese.
There are some important differences among the stinging insects.
A spokeswoman for the company said an NOP survey found that 72% of children across northern England had been bitten or stung and that wasps, bees and stinging nettles accounted for most of them.
Hives caused by stinging plants such as nettles and poison ivy
Stinging nettle (Urtica dioica) otherwise known as barn nettle or English nettle, and her cousin wood nettle (Laportea canadensis), are plentiful in our area.
He instantly felt stinging sensations in his throat that reminded him of similar experiences he'd had during studies of liquid ibuprofen's sensory properties.
Rather, Hassan was holed up in a glass enclosure crawling with more than 6,000 stinging scorpions.
Wasps, bumblebees and hornets can sting repeatedly and do not leave their sting behind, but honey bees die after stinging once.
Between 1980 and 1996, stinging and biting insects caused 13 deaths in Oregon, accounting for 17 percent of animal-caused deaths, according to the state Center for Health Statistics.
Well, it also appeals to some unwanted guests of the stinging variety.
Although less than 1% of the population is allergic to fire ant stings, most people will experience unpleasant stinging sensations and welts.