What does nasal cavity mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. nasal cavity(noun)

    either of the two cavities lying between the floor of the cranium and the roof of the mouth and extending from the face to the pharynx


  1. nasal cavity(Noun)

    A large air-filled space above and behind the nose in the middle of the face.


  1. Nasal cavity

    The nasal cavity is a large air filled space above and behind the nose in the middle of the face.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Nasal Cavity

    The proximal portion of the respiratory passages on either side of the NASAL SEPTUM. Nasal cavities, extending from the nares to the NASOPHARYNX, are lined with ciliated NASAL MUCOSA.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nasal cavity in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nasal cavity in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Bobby Elesky:

    There were times when the air quality was so bad that you would just drop to your knees and throw up, we made jokes at the time because we had no idea how serious it was.’ But Elesky says he found out when he returned home in 2005 and was told during a checkup that he had nearly 20 parasites in his body. More than a decade after his return, Elskey has suffered from myriad health issues, including plasmacytoma -- a condition where rare tumors attack soft tissue in the nasal cavity or bone marrow. He is grateful for the treatment he has received from the VA, but said the bureaucracy was difficult to deal with. Elesky said he was initially denied enrollment into the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs’ Burn Pit Registry -- which was created to research and examine the potential threats from burn pit exposure.

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