aural

1
[ awr-uh l ]
/ ˈɔr əl /

adjective

of or relating to an aura.

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Origin of aural

1
First recorded in 1865–70; aur(a) + -al1

Definition for aural (2 of 2)

aural2
[ awr-uh l ]
/ ˈɔr əl /

adjective

of or relating to the ear or to the sense of hearing.

Origin of aural

2
1840–50; < Latin aur(is) the ear + -al1

OTHER WORDS FROM aural

au·ral·ly, adverb

WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH aural

aural oral
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British Dictionary definitions for aural (1 of 2)

aural1
/ (ˈɔːrəl) /

adjective

of or relating to the sense or organs of hearing; auricular

Derived forms of aural

aurally, adverb

Word Origin for aural

C19: from Latin auris ear

British Dictionary definitions for aural (2 of 2)

aural2
/ (ˈɔːrəl) /

adjective

of or relating to an aura
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