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- n. A persistent discharge of watery mucus from the nose; typical of the common cold.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Mucous or mucopurulent discharge from the nose. Also called rhinoblennorrhea.
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- n. persistent watery mucus discharge from the nose (as in the common cold)
rhino- + -rrhea, from Ancient Greek: ῥίς (rhis, "nose") (stem ῥινο (rhino)) with ῥοία (rhoia, "flow"). (Wiktionary)