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dural

[doo r-uh l, dyoo r-uh l] /ˈdʊər əl, ˈdyʊər əl/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to the dura mater.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; dur(a) + -al1
Related forms
subdural, adjective
superdural, adjective
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Examples from the web for dural
  • Macerated brain, muddy brown and the consistency of toothpaste, oozed from the dural rent marking the bullet's entry.
  • As the nerve enters the optic foramen its dural sheath becomes continuous with that lining the orbit and the optic foramen.
  • If an epidural sensor is used, it is inserted between the skull and dural tissue.
British Dictionary definitions for dural

dural

/ˈdjʊərəl/
adjective
1.
relating to or affecting the dura mater
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