coryza

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co·ry·za

 (kə-rī′zə)
n.
See cold.

[Late Latin coryza, from Greek koruza, catarrh; perhaps akin to Old English hrot, snot.]

coryza

(kəˈraɪzə)
n
(Pathology) acute inflammation of the mucous membrane of the nose, with discharge of mucus; a head cold
[C17: from Late Latin: catarrh, from Greek koruza]

co•ry•za

(kəˈraɪ zə)

n.
acute nasal congestion due to secretion of mucus; cold in the head.
[1625–35; < Late Latin < Greek kóryza catarrh]
co•ry′zal, adj.

coryza

A technical term for the common cold.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.coryza - an inflammation of the mucous membrane lining the nose (usually associated with nasal discharge)
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
allergic rhinitis - rhinitis caused by an allergic reaction
Translations

co·ry·za

n. coriza
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