[rey-muh l]

Origin of ramal

1855–60; < Latin rām(us) branch (see ramus) + -al1
Related formsin·ter·ra·mal, adjective
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Historical Examples of ramal

  • Bburs technical terms to describe the metre he used are, ramal musaddas makhbn ´ar and arb gh abtar gh makhbn muhzf wazn.

    The Bbur-nma in English

    Babur, Emperor of Hindustan

ramal in Medicine


  1. Of or relating to a ramus.
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