Relating to the nasal and the lacrimal bones, or to the nasal cavity and the lacrimal ducts.

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na·so·lac·ri·mal also na·so·lach·ry·mal -'lak-rə-məl adj of or relating to the lacrimal apparatus and nose

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relating to the nose and the lacrimal (tear-producing) apparatus.

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na·so·lac·ri·mal (na″zo-lakґrĭ-məl) pertaining to the nose and lacrimal apparatus.

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