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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

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Google previewRabelais (1893)

The Five Books and Minor Writings, Together with Letters & Documents Illustrating His Life. A New Translation, with Notes by François Rabelais

750755- The coronal is the anterior bone of the * This is a ludicrous mock - heroic skull, in modern anatomy the/row/a/ bone, combination of the well-known Homeric The meninges are the three membranes that simile wherein Ajax is ...

Google previewNotes and Queries (1892)

For Readers and Writers, Collectors and Librarians

Coronal is a very common spelling of colonel in seventeenth century writers. Littleton's 'Dictionary' gives this form the place of honour over the other. C. C. B. Ksronrs or run Roux. OAK (7m S. xii. 369). “A List of Persons Names who ...

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 pastel-n, and is furnished with long hair falling over the hoof, all round the foot. The lwafs form, so to speak, the nails of the horse, and consist of a horny substance. In order to describe the parts which ...

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 previewAn Introduction to the Study of Language (1914)

by Leonard Bloomfield

articulation with the tip is called coronal, with the back, dorsal. Coronal articulation against the upper teeth or the gums just behind them is called dental; it produces, of stops, the unvoiced [t] and the voiced [d]. These occur in several varieties ...

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 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 the Economic Products of India (1889)

by Sir George Watt

Coronal processes laterally compressed19. Calotropis. Corolla valvate. Coronal processes spathulate . mig. Asclepias. Corolla-lobes overlapping. Coronal processes short, fleshy 20. Pentabothra. ft Stem twining. 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 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 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 previewEssential 18000 English-Myanmar Medical Words Dictionary (2015)

by Nam Nguyen

coronal suture နဲဴအွပိုငံရနံဘကံျခမံဵကေနခဴ္ဓာကိုယံအဴ္ဳဴလုပံ ြကဳေသာအာဵျဖငဴ့ဖနံဆငံဵေတာံအပိုငံဵ။ 5166 coronal frontal; a section that divides the body ...

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 previewEssential 18000 English-Chichewa Medical Words Dictionary (2015)

by Nam Nguyen

coronal frontal; a section that divides the body into anterior and posterior portions coronal mazunzo; chigawo kuti ukugawa thupi mu zapambuyo ndi zapambuyo magawo 5167 coronal plane (kor ́uo-nal, kuo-ro ́nal) a plane that divides ...

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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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