He mimicked the nasal slur of former prime minister John Major.
As a nasal spray it keeps the passages moist and bacteria free, ideal for travel or ducted heating systems.
My partner gives me quite a hard time about it, but not as hard a time, she says, as I'm giving my nasal tubes.
1650s, "of the nose," from French nasal, from Latin nasus "nose, the nose, sense of smell," from PIE *nas- (see nose (n.)). Of speech sounds, attested from 1660s. As a noun, "nasal letter or sound," from 1660s. Related: Nasality; nasalization.
nasal na·sal (nā'zəl)
Of, in, or relating to the nose.