1. [ adjective ] of or in or relating to the nose
Synonyms: rhinal

"nasal passages"

Related terms: nose nose
2. [ adjective ] sounding as if the nose were pinched
Synonyms: pinched adenoidal

"a whining nasal voice"

Related terms: high
3. [ noun ] (linguistics,phonetics) a continuant consonant produced through the nose with the mouth closed
Synonyms: nasal_consonant
Related terms: continuant_consonant
4. [ noun ] (anatomy,zoology) an elongated rectangular bone that forms the bridge of the nose
Synonyms: os_nasale nasal_bone
Related terms: os bridge rhinion
Similar spelling:   nasale