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The chronic secretion of mucus from the posterior nasal cavities, often caused by a cold or allergy.
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(Pathology) med a mucus secretion from the rear part of the nasal cavity into the nasopharynx, usually as the result of a cold or an allergy
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a trickling of mucus onto the pharyngeal surface from the posterior portion of the nasal cavity.
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|Noun||1.||postnasal drip - chronic secretion of mucus from the rear of the nasal cavity into the nasopharynx|
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. goteo postnasal.
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