What does epistaxis mean?

Definitions for epistaxisˌɛp əˈstæk sɪs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. nosebleed, epistaxis(noun)

    bleeding from the nose


  1. epistaxis(Noun)


  2. Origin: From ἐπιστάζω (epistazo) to bleed from the nose : ἐπί epi, "above", "over", "on", "upon", or "besides" + στάζωstazo, "to drip" (from the nostrils).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Epistaxis(noun)

    bleeding at the nose

  2. Origin: [NL., fr. Gr. 'epi` upon + to drop.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Epistaxis

    ep-is-tak′sis, n. bleeding from the nose.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Epistaxis

    Bleeding from the nose.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of epistaxis in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of epistaxis in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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