Definitions for caudalˈkɔd l

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

cau•dalˈkɔd l(adj.)

  1. of, at, or near the tail end of the body.

    Category: Anatomy, Zoology

  2. taillike:

    caudal appendages.

    Category: Zoology

Origin of caudal:

1655–65; < NL caudālis= L caud(a) tail +-ālis -al1


Princeton's WordNet

  1. caudal(adj)

    constituting or relating to a tail

    "caudal appendage"

  2. caudal, taillike(adj)

    resembling a tail

  3. caudal(adverb)

    situated in or directed toward the part of the body from which the tail arises

    "caudal fins"; "the caudal end of the body"

  4. caudally, caudal(adverb)

    toward the posterior end of the body


  1. caudal(Adjective)

    Pertaining to the tail or posterior or hind part of a body.

  2. Origin: From cauda

Webster Dictionary

  1. Caudal(adj)

    of the nature of, or pertaining to, a tail; having a tail-like appendage


  1. Caudal

    Caudal is one of 8 comarcas administrative divisions of Asturias, an autonomous community in Spain. The comarca of Caudal is divided into three municipalities. They are: ⁕Lena ⁕Aller ⁕Mieres


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