or na·so·lach·ry·mal

[ ney-zoh-lak-ruh-muh l ]
/ ˌneɪ zoʊˈlæk rə məl /

adjective Anatomy.

of or relating to the lacrimal structures and the nose.

Origin of nasolacrimal

First recorded in 1830–40; naso- + lacrimal Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Medicine definitions for nasolacrimal

[ nā′zō-lăkrə-məl ]


Relating to the nasal bones and the lacrimal bones, or to the nasal cavity and the lacrimal ducts.
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