oronasal

[awr-oh-ney-zuh l, ohr-oh-]

adjective

of or relating to the mouth and the nose.
Phonetics. orinasal(def 1).

noun

Phonetics. orinasal(def 2).

Nearby words

  1. oroide,
  2. orolingual,
  3. orology,
  4. orometer,
  5. oromo,
  6. orono,
  7. orontes,
  8. oropendola,
  9. oropharyngolaryngitis,
  10. oropharynx

Origin of oronasal

First recorded in 1885–90; oro-2 + nasal1

Related formso·ro·na·sal·ly, adverb

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British Dictionary definitions for oronasal

oronasal

adjective

anatomy of or relating to the mouth and nose
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Medicine definitions for oronasal

oronasal

[ôr′ō-nāzəl]

adj.

Relating to the mouth and nose.

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