[ os-kyuh-ler ]
/ ˈɒs kyə lər /
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pertaining to an osculum.
pertaining to the mouth or kissing: oscular stimulation.
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OTHER WORDS FROM oscularos·cu·lar·i·ty [os-kyuh-lar-i-tee], /ˌɒs kyəˈlær ɪ ti/, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for oscular
As the fair sex have to receive, rather than bestow compliments, the oscular homage to the Stone conveys no power to them.Bits of Blarney|R. Shelton Mackenzie
The external membrane in many Spongillid is prolonged round and above the oscula so as to form an oscular collar.Freshwater Sponges, Hydroids & Polyzoa|Nelson Annandale
British Dictionary definitions for oscular
/ (ˈɒskjʊlə) /
zoology of or relating to an osculum
of or relating to the mouth or to kissing
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