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Definition of the adjective adenoidal
What does adenoidal mean as an attribute of a noun?
- of or pertaining to the adenoids
- lexical domain: Relational Adjectives (pertainyms)
- sounding as if the nose were pinched
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Dictionary of Medicine (2014)
by P.H. Collin
the adenoidal tissue is covered with growths and can block the nasal passages or the Eustachian tubes; removal of the adenoids is sometimes indicated 0 adenoidal adjective referring to adenoids; adenoidal expression = common symptom ...
adenoidal speech, an abnormal manner of speaking caused by ...
by Joseph Segen
See Salivary gland tumor adenoid hypertrophy Adenoidal hypertrophy, see there adenoidal hypertrophy Adenoid hypertrophy ENT Chronic enlargement of the adenoids, usually accompanied by recurrent infections which, if deemed ...
adenoidal speech, an abnormal manner of speaking caused by hypertrophy of the adenoidal tissue that normally exists in the nasopharynx of children. It is often ...
by Bill Bryson
adenoid, adenoidal. ad hoc. (Lat.) Toward this, for a particular purpose. ad infinitum. (Lat.) Without limit, to infinity. Adirondack Mountains. adjudicator. ad lib. (Lat.) From ad libitum, “at will.
by Maurice Waite
adenoidal adj. – origin Greek ade ̄n 'gland'. adept adj. /ad-ept, uh-dept/ skilled at doing something. n. /ad-ept/ a person skilled ...
Similes Dictionary (2013)
by Elyse Sommer
a melodious slightly adenoidal whine, wavering, full of sobs and breaks, and of a pitch like a boy's before the change of voice —William Humphrey Sing like a lark —William Makepeace Thackeray Sings as sweetly as a nightingale — William ...
Heinemann English Dictionary (2001)
by Martin Manser
Word Family adenoidal (add-a-noy-d'l) adjective.
Crossword Puzzle Dictionary (2015)
by Murali Mohan Hundigam
printed at top of notepaper—letterhead Adds to—augments Adduce as an instance—cite Adelaide native—Aussie Adenoidal—nasal Adept— buff, ...
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Video shows what adenoidal means. Pertaining to the adenoids. Sounding as if the speaker had swollen adenoids. Adenoidal Meaning. How to pronounce ...
Scrabble value of A1D2E1N1O1I1D2A1L1
The value of this 9-letter word is 11 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
Anagrams of ADENOIDAL
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