Alinasal Al`i*na"sal, a. [L. ala wing + E. nasal.] (Anat.) Pertaining to expansions of the nasal bone or cartilage. [1913 Webster]

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  • alinasal — Relating to the wings of the nose (alae nasi), or flaring portions of the nostrils. [L. ala, + nasus, nose] * * * ali·na·sal .ā lə nā zəl, ā lə ., .al ə , al ə . adj relating to the nasal alae * * * ali·na·sal (al″ĭ naґsəl)… …   Medical dictionary

  • alinasal — ali·na·sal …   English syllables

  • alinasal — |ālə| , |al adjective Etymology: ali + nasal : relating to the lateral portions of the nose …   Useful english dictionary

  • ali- — combining form Etymology: Latin, from ala more at aisle 1. : wing aliform alitrunk …   Useful english dictionary

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