noun. persistent watery mucus discharge from the nose (as in the common cold).
- common cold
- -rrhea (English)
- ῥοία (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
- rhino- (English)
- ῥίς (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
Sentences with rhinorrhea
1. Noun, singular or mass
Runny nose, which is also called rhinorrhea, is not usually a cause for medical concern, but it can be annoying and distracting when the condition becomes chronic.