Alinasal

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Alinasal (Anat) Pertaining to expansions of the nasal bone or cartilage.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • alinasal Pertaining or relating to the parts forming the outer or lateral boundaries of the nostrils. See alæ nasi, under ala. Specifically, of or pertaining to a lateral cartilage of the nasal region of the skull of an embryonic bird; situated in the lateral part of the nasal region of such a skull.
    • n alinasal A lateral cartilage of the nasal region of the skull of an embryonic bird, in which is situated the external nostril.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. ala, wing + E. nasal,