from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Within the nostrils: usually with some qualifying phrase to indicate whether the anterior openings or the posterior nares are meant.


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  • The only known definition (Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia) given here,
    is at variance with the term 'intranarial epiglottis' in reference to non-human animal separation of intake of food and air.
    Ref. T.L.S. Sept 16 / 2011, page 27, col. 3

    October 22, 2011