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rhinorrhea

or rhi·nor·rhoe·a

[ rahy-nuh-ree-uh ]
/ ˌraɪ nəˈri ə /
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noun Pathology.

an excessive discharge of mucus from the nose.

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Origin of rhinorrhea

From New Latin, dating back to 1865–70; see origin at rhino-, -rrhea
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Medical definitions for rhinorrhea

rhinorrhea
[ rī′nə-rēə ]

n.

A discharge from the nasal mucous membrane, especially if excessive.
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