Definition of carina
carinaeplay \-ˈrī-ˌnē, -ˈrē-ˌnī\
1 : a keel-shaped anatomical part, ridge, or process
2 capitalized : a constellation in the southern hemisphere lying near the Southern Cross
Medical Definition of carina
: any of various keel-shaped anatomical structures, ridges, or processes: asa: a ridge on the lower surface of the fornix of the brainb: the ventral distal part of the vagina
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