or na·so·lach·ry·mal

[ney-zoh-lak-ruh-muh l]

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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nasolacrimal in Medicine




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