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rhin-

combining form

Definition of rhin-

  1. :  nose <rhinoplasty>



Variants of rhin-

or

rhino-

Origin and Etymology of rhin-

New Latin, from Greek, from rhin-, rhis


Medical Dictionary

rhin-

combining form

Medical Definition of rhin-

  1. 1a:  nose <rhinitis> <rhinology>b:  nose and <rhinolaryngology> <rhinopharyngitis>

  2. 2a:  nasal <rhinolith>b:  nasal and <rhinopharyngeal>



Variants of rhin-

or

rhino-


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