allergic rhinitis

noun
Updated on: 5 Mar 2018

Definition of allergic rhinitis

: rhinitis caused by exposure to an allergen; especially : hay fever

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1921

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allergic rhinitis

noun

medical Definition of allergic rhinitis

: rhinitis caused by exposure to an allergen; especially : hay fever

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