Definitions for naresˈnɛər iz; ˈnɛər ɪs

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

nar•esˈnɛər iz; ˈnɛər ɪs(•is

  1. the nostrils or the nasal passages.

    Category: Anatomy

Origin of nares:

1685–95; < L nārēs, pl. of nāris a nostril; see nose


  1. nares(Noun)

    Plural form of naris.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Nares

    the nostrils or nasal openings, -- the anterior nares being the external or proper nostrils, and the posterior nares, the openings of the nasal cavities into the mouth or pharynx


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