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Inflammation of the nasal mucous membranes.
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(Pathology) inflammation of the mucous membrane that lines the nose
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inflammation of the nose or its mucous membrane.
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irritation of the nose, especially of the mucous membrane lining it.See also: Nose
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Inflammation of the nasal lining often accompanied by sneezing and runny nose. It can be caused by a viral infection (a cold, for example) or allergic reaction (for example, to pollen).
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|Noun||1.||rhinitis - 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
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rhinitis[raɪˈnaɪtɪs] N → rinitis f
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n. rinitis, infl. de la mucosa nasal.
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rhinitisn rinitis f; allergic — rinitis alérgica
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