verb (used without object), sneezed, sneezing.
to emit air or breath suddenly, forcibly, and audibly through the nose and mouth by involuntary, spasmodic action.
an act or sound of sneezing.
sneeze at, Informal. to treat with contempt; scorn:
$50,000 is nothing to sneeze at.
(intransitive) to expel air and nasal secretions from the nose involuntarily, esp as the result of irritation of the nasal mucous membrane
the act or sound of sneezing
v. sneezed, sneez·ing, sneez·es
To expel air forcibly from the mouth and nose in an explosive, spasmodic involuntary action resulting chiefly from irritation of the nasal mucous membrane. n.
The act or an instance of sneezing.
noun 1. flourished c2920 b.c, Egyptian ruler of the 4th dynasty.
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- Snellen chart
Snellen chart Snel·len chart (sněl’ən) n. A chart for testing visual acuity, usually consisting of letters, numbers, or pictures printed in lines of decreasing size which a patient is asked to read or identify at a fixed distance.
- Snellen test
Snellen test n. A test for visual acuity using a Snellen chart.