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dural

[doo r-uh l, dyoo r-uh l]
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adjective
  1. of or relating to the dura mater.

Origin of dural

First recorded in 1885–90; dur(a) + -al1
Related formssub·du·ral, adjectivesu·per·du·ral, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for subdural

subdural

adjective
  1. anatomy between the dura mater and the arachnoidsubdural haematoma

dural

adjective
  1. relating to or affecting the dura mater
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subdural in Medicine

subdural

(səb-durəl)
adj.
  1. Located or occurring beneath the dura mater.
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