ungular

ungular

[uhng-gyuh-ler]
adjective
pertaining to or of the nature of an ungula; ungual.

Origin:
ungul(a) + -ar1

interungular, adjective
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ungual or ungular (ˈʌŋɡwəl, ˈʌŋɡjʊlə)
 
adj
1.  of, relating to, or affecting the fingernails or toenails
2.  of or relating to an unguis
 
[C19: from Latin unguis nail, claw]
 
ungular or ungular
 
adj
 
[C19: from Latin unguis nail, claw]

ungula (ˈʌŋɡjʊlə)
 
n , pl -lae
1.  maths a truncated cone, cylinder, etc
2.  a rare word for hoof
 
[C18: from Latin: hoof, from unguis nail]
 
'ungular
 
adj

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