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Nasal vs. Nascal

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Nasaladjective

of or pertaining to the nose or to the nasion

Nascalnoun

A kind of pessary of medicated wool or cotton.

Nasaladjective

(phonetics)

Nascalnoun

A kind of pessary of medicated wool or cotton, formerly used.

Nasaladjective

having a sound imparted by means of the nose; and specifically, made by lowering the soft palate, in some cases with closure of the oral passage, the voice thus issuing (wholly or partially) through the nose, as in the consonants m, n, ng

‘nasal vowel’;

Nasaladjective

characterized by resonance in the nasal passage

‘nasal utterance’;

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Nasaladjective

(music) sharp, penetrating

Nasalnoun

a medicine that operates through the nose; an errhine

Nasalnoun

(phonetics)

Nasalnoun

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‘velar nasal’;

Nasalnoun

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Nasalnoun

(historical) part of a helmet projecting to protect the nose; a nose guard

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Nasalnoun

(anatomy) nasal bone.

Nasalnoun

(zootomy) a plate, or scale, on the nose of a fish, etc

Nasaladjective

Of or pertaining to the nose.

Nasaladjective

Having a quality imparted by means of the nose; and specifically, made by lowering the soft palate, in some cases with closure of the oral passage, the voice thus issuing (wholly or partially) through the nose, as in the consonants m, n, ng (see Guide to Pronunciation, 20, 208); characterized by resonance in the nasal passage; as, a nasal vowel; a nasal utterance.

Nasalnoun

An elementary sound which is uttered through the nose, or through both the nose and the mouth simultaneously.

Nasalnoun

A medicine that operates through the nose; an errhine.

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Nasalnoun

Part of a helmet projecting to protect the nose; a nose guard.

Nasalnoun

One of the nasal bones.

Nasalnoun

A plate, or scale, on the nose of a fish, etc.

Nasalnoun

a continuant consonant produced through the nose with the mouth closed

Nasalnoun

an elongated rectangular bone that forms the bridge of the nose

Nasaladjective

of or in or relating to the nose;

‘nasal passages’;

Nasaladjective

sounding as if the nose were pinched;

‘a whining nasal voice’;

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