293. Nose


See also 14. ANATOMY ; 51. BODY, HUMAN ; 149. FACIAL FEATURES .

epistaxis
bleeding from the nose; nosebleed.
nasology
a scientific study of the nose. — nasologist, n. nasological, adj.
nasoscope
an electrically lighted instrument for examining the nasal cavities. — nasoscopic, adj.
noseology
the analysis of character and intelligence by studying the physical characteristics of the nose. — noseological, adj.
rhinitis
irritation of the nose, especially of the mucous membrane lining it.
rhinology
the branch of medical science that studies the nose and its diseases. —rhinologist, n. —rhinologic, rhinological, adj.

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