A common fungous infection of the skin of the feet; ringworm of the feet.
Webster's New World
A contagious fungal skin infection caused by a species of Trichophyton or Epidermophyton that usually affects the feet, especially the skin between the toes, and is characterized by itching, blisters, cracking, and scaling; ringworm of the foot.
American Heritage Medicine
(pathology) A fungal infection of the skin of the foot, usually between the toes, caused by the pathogenfungi, tinea pedis.
Athlete's Foot Sentence Examples
Lemongrass oil assists in clearing up oily skin and acne; helps with athlete's foot and excessive perspiration.
This form of Athlete's Foot is characterized by redness of the skin and pronounced scaling.
According to some sites, you can use your ozone-treated olive oil on problems ranging from acne to hemorrhoids and athlete's foot and everything in between.
You can also remove the garlic from a garlic capsule o two and sprinkle it in your shoes to help prevent athlete's foot fungus.
You can leave them on once you leave the water because they dry out quickly, so no special worries about getting a case of athlete's foot.