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pollinosis

[ pol-uh-noh-sis ]
/ ˌpɒl əˈnoʊ sɪs /
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noun Pathology.

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Origin of pollinosis

1920–25; <New Latin, equivalent to pollin- (stem of pollen) pollen + -osis
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How to use pollinosis in a sentence

  • I would fain treat pollinosis in the way Mr. Lee might discuss it, but that is impossible.

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British Dictionary definitions for pollinosis

pollinosis

pollenosis

/ (ˌpɒlɪˈnəʊsɪs) /

noun

pathol a technical name for hay fever
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Medical definitions for pollinosis

pollinosis

n.

Hay fever caused by an allergic reaction to pollen.
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