naris

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noun na·ris \ˈner-əs, ˈna-rəs\

Definition of naris

plural

nares

play \ˈner-ˌēz, ˈna-ˌrēz\
  1. :  either of the pair of openings of the nose or nasal cavity

Origin and Etymology of naris

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


First Known Use: 14th century


Medical Dictionary

naris

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noun na·ris \ˈner-əs\

Medical Definition of naris

plural

nares

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  1. :  either of the pair of openings of the nose


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