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nasolacrimal

or na·so·lach·ry·mal

[ ney-zoh-lak-ruh-muhl ]
/ ˌneɪ zoʊˈlæk rə məl /
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adjective Anatomy.

of or relating to the lacrimal structures and the nose.

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Origin of nasolacrimal

First recorded in 1830–40; naso- + lacrimal
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nasolacrimal
[ nā′zō-lăkrə-məl ]

adj.

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