Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Inflammation of the nasal mucous membranes.

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  • n. Inflammation of the mucous membranes of the nose.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Inflammation of the nose; esp., inflammation of the mucous membrane of the nostrils.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Inflammation of the nose, especially of the nasal mucous membrane.

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)

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Examples

  • When rhinitis is caused by allergies, it is referred to as allergic rhinitis or "hay fever".

    Allergic rhinitis: symptoms, skin testing, treatment

  • When rhinitis is caused by allergies, it is referred to as allergic rhinitis or "hay fever."

    Allergic rhinitis: symptoms, skin testing, treatment

  • They then have non - allergic rhinitis, which is almost 50 percent of the patients.

    CNN Transcript Apr 10, 2004

  • "Around that time patients started reporting symptoms of rhinitis, which is nasal congestion, sneezing, coughing."

    WPXI.com - Local News

  • I suffer from rhinitis, which is hayfever all year round.

    BBC Blog Network

  • Upper respiratory problems such as rhinitis, sinusitis and bronchitis are leading causes of medical attention.

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  • The Allerclear range has been created to provide relief from symptoms such as rhinitis, nasal congestion, catarrh and irritated eyes.

    Archive 2006-04-01

  • ‘Allerclear Tablets’ – a tablet containing a herbal blend of garlic and echinacea traditionally used for the symptomatic relief of ‘stuffed up’ symptoms such as rhinitis, nasal congestion and catarrh.

    Archive 2006-04-01

  • The symptoms of EoE frequently mimic severe Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD); however, individuals affected by EoE commonly have other allergic diseases such as rhinitis, asthma, and/or eczema.

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  • Symptoms of the condition mimic severe gastroesophageal reflux disease; however, individuals with eosinophilic esophagitis have other allergic diseases such as rhinitis, asthma, and eczema.

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