from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See cold.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Inflammation of the mucous membranes lining the nasal cavity, usually causing a running nose, nasal congestion and loss of smell.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Nasal catarrh.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In pathology, an acute inflammation of the mucous membrane of the nostrils, eyes, etc.; a cold in the head. See ozæna.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an inflammation of the mucous membrane lining the nose (usually associated with nasal discharge)
Late Latin corȳza, from Greek koruza, catarrh.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)