aliseptal

adjective

ali·​sep·​tal
¦ālə¦-,
¦al-
anatomy
: relating to or designating lateral expansions of the nasal septum

Word History

Etymology

ali- + septal

First Known Use

1866, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of aliseptal was in 1866

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“Aliseptal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/aliseptal. Accessed 18 Apr. 2024.

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