rhinopharyngitis

[ rahy-noh-far-in-jahy-tis ]
/ ˌraɪ noʊˌfær ɪnˈdʒaɪ tɪs /

noun Pathology.

inflammation of the mucous membranes of the nose and pharynx.

Nearby words

  1. rhinomanometry,
  2. rhinomucormycosis,
  3. rhinomycosis,
  4. rhinonecrosis,
  5. rhinopathy,
  6. rhinophonia,
  7. rhinophycomycosis,
  8. rhinophyma,
  9. rhinoplasty,
  10. rhinorrhagia

Origin of rhinopharyngitis

First recorded in 1950–55; rhino- + pharyngitis

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