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rhi·ni·tis

 (rī-nī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the nasal mucous membranes.

rhinitis

(raɪˈnaɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) inflammation of the mucous membrane that lines the nose
rhinitic adj

rhi•ni•tis

(raɪˈnaɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of the nose or its mucous membrane.
[1880–85]

rhinitis

irritation of the nose, especially of the mucous membrane lining it.
See also: Nose

rhinitis

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).
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.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
Translations

rhinitis

[raɪˈnaɪtɪs] Nrinitis f

rhi·ni·tis

n. rinitis, infl. de la mucosa nasal.

rhinitis

n rinitis f; allergic — rinitis alérgica
References in periodicals archive ?
Patients with bilateral nasal obstruction and bilateral hypertrophied inferior turbinates suffered from allergic rhinitis or vasomotor rhinitis.
Anterior ethmoidal electrocoagulation in the treatment of vasomotor rhinitis.
It should not be used for chronic conditions like seasonal or persistent allergies, for breathing obstruction caused by a deviated septum and nasal turbinate hypertrophy or for a common syndrome called vasomotor rhinitis, an innate hypersensitivity to irritants like chemicals, pollutants or cold air.
Patients who have allergic or vasomotor rhinitis, and are planned to undergo reduction of the inferior turbinate, were selected.
A It may be Vasomotor Rhinitis - a condition like an allergic rhinitis (hayfever) but without the allergy causing it.