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Synonyms for cold

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marked by a low temperature

not affected by or showing emotion

lacking all friendliness and warmth

deficient in or lacking sexual desire

lacking consciousness

relative lack of physical warmth

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a mild viral infection involving the nose and respiratory passages (but not the lungs)

the sensation produced by low temperatures

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having a low or inadequate temperature or feeling a sensation of coldness or having been made cold by e.g. ice or refrigeration

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having lost freshness through passage of time

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(color) giving no sensation of warmth

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marked by errorless familiarity

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lacking originality or spontaneity

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so intense as to be almost uncontrollable

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sexually unresponsive

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without compunction or human feeling

feeling or showing no enthusiasm

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unconscious from a blow or shock or intoxication

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of a seeker

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lacking the warmth of life

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References in periodicals archive ?
Evidence: Can taking echinacea protect you from catching a cold? No, according to a 2006 review by the Cochrane Collaboration, an international network of scientists who evaluate medical research.
Bottom line: There's no good evidence that Airborne can protect you from catching a cold.
Myths abound about catching a cold. We feet, sitting by an open window, not dressing warmly enough are just a few.
A study from the Common Cold Unit in Salisbury, England, evaluated the relationship between stress and catching a cold. The 420 participants completed a questionnaire to rate their level of stress.