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Discharge from the nasal mucous membrane, especially when excessive, as with an allergy or infection.
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Noun1.rhinorrhea - persistent watery mucus discharge from the nose (as in the common cold)
cold, common cold - a mild viral infection involving the nose and respiratory passages (but not the lungs); "will they never find a cure for the common cold?"
symptom - (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
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n. rinorrea, secreción mucoso-líquida por la nariz.
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Endoscopic management of cerebrospinal fluid rhinorrhea: the charing cross experience.
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