or pollenosis noun Etymology: New Latin pollinosis, from pollin- Date: 1925 hay fever

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  • Pollinosis —   [zu lateinisch pollen, pollinis »Mehlstaub«], der Heuschnupfen …   Universal-Lexikon

  • pollinosis — [päl΄ə nō′sis] n. [ModL < pollin , POLLEN + OSIS] HAY FEVER …   English World dictionary

  • Pollinosis — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 J30.1 Allergische Rhinopathie durch Pollen J30.2 Sonstige saisonale allergische Rhinopathie J30.3 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • pollinosis — /pol euh noh sis/, n. Pathol. See hay fever. [1920 25; < NL, equiv. to pollin (s. of pollen) POLLEN + OSIS] * * * …   Universalium

  • pollinosis — noun /ˌpɒləˈnəʊsɪs,ˌpɑləˈnoʊsɪs/ An allergy to grass and other pollen which causes cold symptoms in sufferers; hay fever. Syn: hay fever …   Wiktionary

  • pollinosis — Hay fever excited by the pollen of various plants. SYN: pollenosis. [L. pollen, pollen, + G. osis, condition] * * * pol·li·no·sis or pol·le·no·sis .päl ə nō səs n, pl no·ses .sēz hay fever * * * n. a …   Medical dictionary

  • pollinosis — pÉ‘lɪ nəʊsɪs / pÉ’l n. allergic reaction to pollen, hay fever …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pollinosis — pol·li·no·sis …   English syllables

  • pollinosis — n. a more precise term than hay fever for an allergy due to the pollen of grasses, trees, or shrubs …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • pollinosis — pol•li•no•sis or pol•le•no•sis [[t]ˌpɒl əˈnoʊ sɪs[/t]] n. pat hay fever • Etymology: 1920–25; < NL pollin (s. of pollen) pollen+ osis …   From formal English to slang

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