What is a sunstroke?

What is a sunstroke? Here are some definitions.

Noun
  1. (pathology) Heatstroke caused by an excessive exposure to the sun's rays.
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Depp has also developed a strange walk, a kind of loopy stagger, which is attributed to the sunstroke he suffered as a castaway.
Many died on the march, less from sunstroke and exhaustion than from despair.
When a person falls with sunstroke he should at once be carried to a cool, shady place.
He treated her for sunstroke and said that thirty more minutes in the sun would have ended her life.
By this time I had added sunstroke and dehydration to being absolutely knackered.
That same year, William Garrett, aged about twenty and travelling from Beltana to Innamincka, died of sunstroke.

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