naris

noun
na·​ris | \ˈner-əs, ˈna-rəs\
plural nares\ˈner-​ˌēz, ˈna-​ˌrēz \

Definition of naris 

: either of the pair of openings of the nose or nasal cavity

First Known Use of naris

14th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for naris

borrowed from Latin nāris, plural nārēs "nostril"; akin to Latin nāsus "nose" — more at nose entry 1

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naris

noun
na·​ris | \ˈner-əs \
plural nares\-​(ˌ)ēz \

Medical Definition of naris 

: either of the pair of openings of the nose

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