a form of hay fever caused by the inhalation of rose pollen, characterized by nasal discharge and lacrimation.
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What does “yare” mean?
Also called rose cold.
Origin of rose fever
An Americanism dating back to 1850–55
Words nearby rose fever
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Medical definitions for rose fever
A spring or early summer hay fever.rose cold
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