\ˈɜːɹa͡ɪn], \ˈɜːɹaɪn], \ˈɜː_ɹ_aɪ_n]\
Definitions of ERRHINE
- 1920 - A practical medical dictionary.
- 1898 - Warner's pocket medical dictionary of today.
- 1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
- 1874 - Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language
- 1846 - Medical lexicon: a dictionary of medical science
- 1898 - American pocket medical dictionary
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1. Causing a discharge from the nostrils. 2. A sternutatory, an agent which provokes a mucous discharge from the nose.
By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop
Agent increasing nasal secretions; a sternutatory.
By William R. Warner
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
In med., affecting the nose; producing discharge from the nose.
What is snuffed up the nose to cause sneezing.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
A remedy whose action is exerted on the Schneiderian membrane, exciting sneezing and increased discharge. Errhines have been mainly used as local stimulants in bead affections. The chief are: Asari Folia, Eupborbiae gummi-resina, Hydrargyri sulphas flavus, Tabacum and Veratrum album.
By Robley Dunglison