|1.||of or relating to the nose|
|2.||phonetics pronounced with the soft palate lowered allowing air to escape via the nasal cavity instead of or as well as through the mouth|
|3.||a nasal speech sound, such as English m, n, or ng|
|4.||another word for nosepiece|
|[C17: from French from Late Latin nāsālis, from Latin nāsus nose]|
nasal na·sal (nā'zəl)
Of, in, or relating to the nose.
|nasal (nā'zəl) Pronunciation Key
Relating to or involving the nose.