palinal


palinal
pal·i·nal

English syllables. 2014.

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  • palinal — Moving backward. [G. palin, backward] …   Medical dictionary

  • palinal — ˈpalənəl adjective Etymology: Greek palin back + English al of mastication : effected by backward motion compare orthal, proal, propalinal …   Useful english dictionary

  • Diplodocus — Not to be confused with Diplocaulus. Chordata Diplodocus Temporal range: Late Jurassic, 154–150 Ma …   Wikipedia

  • orthal — ˈȯrthəl adjective Etymology: orth + al of mastication : effected by vertical motion compare palinal, proal, propalinal …   Useful english dictionary

  • proal — ˈprōəl adjective Etymology: Greek pro before, forward + English al more at for of mastication : effected by forward motion compare orthal, palinal, propalinal …   Useful english dictionary

  • propalinal — (ˈ)prō|palənəl adjective Etymology: Greek pro before, forward + palin back + English al more at for, pali of mastication : effected by forward and backward motion compare orthal, palinal …   Useful english dictionary


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