from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A common cold mainly affecting the mucous membranes of the nasal passages, characterized by congestion, headache, and sneezing.
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- n. A common cold (illness).
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- n. a common cold affecting the nasal passages and resulting in congestion and sneezing and headache
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His foghorn voice more fogbound than usual, Tiny said, “I think I got a little head cold out there, walkin around in the rain while you were asleep in your bed here.”