[ doo r-uh l, dyoo r-uh l ]
/ ˈdʊər əl, ˈdyʊər əl /
of or relating to the dura mater.
Related formssub·du·ral, adjectivesu·per·du·ral, adjective
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Examples from the Web for subdural
From the description, Secretary Clinton has a subdural hematoma, a collection of blood under the dura mater.
In an earlier piece, I noted that former president Ronald Reagan sustained a subdural hematoma after a horseback riding accident.
British Dictionary definitions for subdural (1 of 2)
/ (sʌbˈdjʊərəl) /
anatomy between the dura mater and the arachnoidsubdural haematoma
British Dictionary definitions for subdural (2 of 2)
/ (ˈdjʊərəl) /
relating to or affecting the dura mater
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Medicine definitions for subdural
[ səb-dur′əl ]
Located or occurring beneath the dura mater.
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