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nasaladjective

us   /ˈneɪ·zəl/
of or related to the nose: This medicine is supposed to relieve nasal congestion.
If a person’s voice is nasal, the sound is produced through the nose: He had a high, unpleasant, nasal voice.
(Definition of nasal from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







"nasal" in British English

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nasaladjective

uk   /ˈneɪ.zəl/ us   /ˈneɪ.zəl/
related to the nose: nasal passages nasal congestion the nasal cavity a nasal spray
usually disapproving If a person's voice is nasal, it has a particular sound because air is going through their nose when they speak: a nasal accent She spoke in nasal tones.
nasally
adverb uk   /ˈneɪ.zəl.i/ us   /ˈneɪ.zəl.i/
(Definition of nasal from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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