narial

[nair-ee-uh l]
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adjective Anatomy.

of or relating to the nares or nostrils.

Nearby words

  1. nardoo,
  2. nare,
  3. nares,
  4. narew,
  5. narghile,
  6. narine,
  7. naris,
  8. nark,
  9. narky,
  10. narmada

Also nar·ine [nair-in, -ahyn] /ˈnɛər ɪn, -aɪn/.

Origin of narial

1865–70; < Latin nāri(s) nostril (see nares) + -al1

Related formsin·ter·nar·i·al, adjectivepre·nar·i·al, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for narial

narial

narine (ˈnɛərɪn, -raɪn)

adjective

anatomy of or relating to the nares

Word Origin for narial

C19: from Latin nāris nostril

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