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Definition of the noun coronal

What does coronal mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: coronals

  1. flower arrangement consisting of a circular band of foliage or flowers for ornamental purposes

Alternative definition of the noun coronal


  1. a crown or coronet
  2. a wreath or garland of flowers
  3. [obsolete] a variant of colonel

Definition of the adjective coronal

What does coronal mean as an attribute of a noun?


  1. relating to a crown
  2. [context: astronomy] relating to the corona of a star
  3. [context: botany] relating to the corona of a flower
  4. [context: phonetics] relating to a sound made with the tip or blade of the tongue
  5. [context: anatomy] a "coronal plane" or a "coronal section" divides a body into dorsal (back) and ventral (front)

Phrases with coronal

  1. Coronal plane
  2. coronal suture
  3. Coronal mass ejection

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for coronal

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Google previewVeterinary Dentistry: A Team Approach (2012)

by Steven E. Holmstrom

CORONAL-APICAL DIRECTIONS Coronal refers to the direction toward the crown, and apical ...

Google previewThe Proceedings of the Twenty-seventh Annual Child Language Research Forum (1995)

by Eve V. Clark

H H H H c v c v c v c [bubu| |bup| Finally, in phonological theory it is claimed that Coronal is the universally unmarked place of articulation. In underspecification theory, for example, it is the place of articulation feature that remains unspecified in ...

Google previewReview Questions and Answers for Veterinary Technicians (2009)

by Thomas P. Colville

Coronal is the term that means “toward the crown” of the tooth. d Mesial surface is the part closest to the midline of the arch, whereas distal is the part farthest away from the midline. c Buccal is the surface facing the cheek, whereas palatal is ...

Google previewCollier's Cyclopedia of Commercial and Social Information and Treasury of Useful and Entertaining Knowledge on Art, Science Pastimes, Belles-lettres, and Many Other Subjects of Interest in the American Home Circle (1882)

The coronal is an elevation lying below the pastern, and is furnished with long hair falling over the hoof, all round the foot. The 1100/: form, so to speak, the nails of the horse, and consist of a horny substance. In order to describe the parts ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India (1889)

by Sir George Watt

Coronal processes laterally compressed ...... 19. Calotropis. Corolla valvate. Coronal processes spathulate . mig. Asclepias. Corolla-lobes overlapping.

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India: Abaca to Buxus (1899)

by Sir George Watt, Edgar Thurston, T. N. Mukharji

Coronal processes laterally compressed . . . . . .19. Calotropis. Corolla valvate. Coronal processes spathulate . 'ig. Asclepias. Corolla-lobes overlapping.

Google previewA Dictionary of Phonetics and Phonology (2004)

by R.L. Trask

coronal /'kɒrənəl/ 1. adj. (of an articulation) Articulated with the tip or ...

Google previewDictionary of Astronomy (1997)

by Martin Ince

coronal streamers Earth, Coriolis Forces affect missiles, ocean currents and airliners in flight. The idea of Coriolis Forces illustrates relative frames of reference - the force seems to act on the smaller object, although an outside observer ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Human Memory [3 volumes] (2013)

by Annette Kujawski Taylor Ph.D.

CORONAL SECTION When examining the anatomy (structure) or physiology (function) of the brain (or ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis; Or Universal Dictionary of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, &c. Intended to Supersede the Use of Other Books of Reference (1816)

Coronal Maxilla. Comprejfores narium. Levatores lab. sup. alarumq. nqfi. Levatorcs angulorum oris. Depressores alarum nafi. Buccinatores. Mylo+ haryngei.

Google previewBergman's Comprehensive Encyclopedia of Human Anatomic Variation (2016)

by R. Shane Tubbs, Mohammadali M. Shoja, Marios Loukas

Coronal MIP and (b) posterior view VR CTA images reveal aberrant right bronchial artery (thin arrows) originating from the RSC artery (thick arrow). Figure 49.36 Coronal MIP CTA image reveals aberrant bronchial artery ( thin ...

Google previewDictionary of Geophysics, Astrophysics, and Astronomy (2001)

by Richard A. Matzner

coronal lines Except possibly for the periods of highest solar activity, the largest coronal holes are located at relatively high...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Astrobiology (2011)

by Muriel Gargaud

Figure 5 A coronal mass ejection (lower left) seen by the LASCO instrument on the SoHO satellite. Several coronal streamers (e.g., upper right) can also be seen . The solar disk was recorded by the EIT instrument and shows hot coronal ...

Google previewThe Facts on File Dictionary of Astronomy (2009)

by John Daintith, William Gould

coronal gas /kŏ-roh- năl/ Collisionally ionized gas (mostly hydrogen) at a temperature of about 106 ...

Google previewDictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics (2011)

by David Crystal

Coronal sounds are defined ARTICULATORILY, as those produced with the BLADE of the TONGUE raised from its neutral position. ALVEOLAR, DENTAL and PALATO-ALVEOLAR CONSONANTS are [+coronal] (abbreviated as [+cor]).

Google previewEncyclopedia of Behavioral Neuroscience (2010)

Coronal section of rat (rattus norvegicus) brain showing granular, dysgranular and agranular insular cortex (gIC, dIC, aIC, respectively). (c) A more posterior coronal section showing EC, rs, PR, and the hippocampal formation (dentate gyrus ...

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Scrabble value of C3O1R1O1N1A1L1

The value of this 7-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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