ramal

[ rey-muh l ]
/ ˈreɪ məl /
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adjective

of or relating to a ramus.

Nearby words

  1. ramachandra,
  2. ramada,
  3. ramadan,
  4. ramage,
  5. ramakrishna,
  6. ramallah,
  7. ramamorph,
  8. raman,
  9. raman effect,
  10. raman, sir chandrasekhara venkata

Origin of ramal

1855–60; < Latin rām(us) branch (see ramus) + -al1

Related formsin·ter·ra·mal, adjective

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Examples from the Web for 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


Medicine definitions for ramal

ramal

[ rāməl ]

adj.

Of or relating to a ramus.

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