What does coryza mean?

Definitions for coryzakəˈraɪ zə

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rhinitis, coryza(noun)

    an inflammation of the mucous membrane lining the nose (usually associated with nasal discharge)


  1. coryza(Noun)

    Inflammation of the mucous membranes lining the nasal cavity, usually causing a running nose, nasal congestion and loss of smell.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Coryza(noun)

    nasal catarrh

  2. Origin: [NL., fr. Gr. ko`ryza catarh.]


  1. Coryza

    Coryza is a word describing the symptoms of a "cold". It describes the inflammation of the mucous membranes lining the nasal cavity which usually gives rise to the symptoms of nasal congestion and loss of smell, among other symptoms. Coryza may not always have an infectious or allergenic etiology and can be due to something as innocuous as a cold wind, spicy food or tender points in the muscles of the neck such as the sternocleidomastoid. It is also a symptom of narcotic withdrawal. Coryza is classically used in association with the "four Cs" of measles infection: cough, conjunctivitis, Koplik's spots, and coryza.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Coryza

    ko-rī′za, n. a cold in the head. [L.,—Gr.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of coryza in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of coryza in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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