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  • adj. Relating to a member.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Relating to a member.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In anatomy and zoology, of or pertaining to the limbs of an animal, as distinguished from the body proper; appendicular, as distinguished from axial (parts of the whole body).


member +‎ -al (Wiktionary)


  • We must keep in mind, moreover, that many things that happen even in one same body escape the notice of the entire being, especially when the bulk is large: thus in huge sea-beasts, it is said, the animal as a whole will be quite unaffected by some membral accident too slight to traverse the organism.

    The Six Enneads.


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  • I can't remembral what I was going to comment on. My membral is going to pot.

    November 5, 2009