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Synonyms for nasal
ˈneɪ zəl

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  1. nasal consonant, nasal(noun)

    a consonant produced through the nose with the mouth closed

    nasal consonant, os nasale, nasal bone

    low, low-pitched

  2. nasal, nasal bone, os nasale(adj)

    an elongated rectangular bone that forms the bridge of the nose

    os nasale, nasal consonant, nasal bone

    low, low-pitched

  3. rhinal, nasal(adj)

    of or in or relating to the nose

    "nasal passages"

    pinched, rhinal, adenoidal

    low, low-pitched

  4. adenoidal, pinched, nasal(adj)

    sounding as if the nose were pinched

    "a whining nasal voice"

    wasted, bony, in straitened circumstances(p), haggard, hard up, penurious, skeletal, emaciated, impecunious, adenoidal, penniless, cadaverous, gaunt, pinched, rhinal

    low, low-pitched

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  1. Ryan Curran:

    It's definitely relieving when you see someone breathing again when two, three minutes beforehand they looked lifeless, a couple of pumps of the nasal spray and they're doing better. It's pretty incredible.

  2. Mallory Smith:

    I'm just trying to follow it. And it's easier for me to not hold my nose and get strangled up with it really, but I'm trying to make it more nasal.

  3. Tariq Madani:

    Coming into close contact with the nasal secretions of camels is a major risk factor, the main transmission is actually human to human.

  4. Erik Pevernagie:

    Fear can be passed on to others and, similar to fear of flying, its smell can be sensed by people in outlandish places or fussy situations. Its apprehension may be nasal or actuated through our brain, our memory or the sensorial spread, and not at the least through a sixth sense. (One could still feel the smell of fear )

  5. New Yorkers:

    Related : New language discovered in northern Australia The claim – which Frenkel later acknowledged was little more than a theory - was quickly attacked by other communication experts in Australia. University of Queensland linguistics expert Rob Pensalfini told the Australian Broadcasting Corporation that the theory was an example of cultural cringe and was absolute rubbish. They say New Yorkers have nasal voices because they have to cut through the noise of the traffic, New Yorkers told the ABC. The original one for Australia was we speak in a slurred and closed-lip way to keep the flies out of their mouths.

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