Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Pertaining to the aliethmoid, or wing of the ethmoid region of the orbitonasal cartilage; relating to that part of the mesethmoid cartilage from which the aliethmoids are developed.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective anatomy Relating to expansions of the ethmoid bone or cartilage.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

Latin ala ("wing") + English ethmoidal.

Examples

    Sorry, no example sentences found.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.