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either aperture of the nose; see nares.
na·res(nā'ris, -res), [TA]
Anterior opening to the nasal cavity.
nostril/nos·tril/ (nos´tril) either of the nares.
Either of the external openings of the nose; a naris.
nostrilOne of the paired openings into the (SC)nose(D) that contains hairs which can trap gross particulate matter in the inhaled air.
naresan external opening of the nose leading into the nasal cavity.
either of the two apertures (nares) of the nose that lead into the nasal cavity. See also nasal cavity.
accompanies dyspnea, is also present in tetanus as part of the generalized muscular tetany.
a blind pouch of skin dorsal to the true nostril in the horse. Called also nasal diverticulum.
false nostril cyst
developmental abnormality in the false nostril of a horse.
hemorrhage from nostril
regurgitation from nostril
a common finding in food animals as part of a syndrome of esophageal obstruction; also in horses with gastric dilatation and cows with severe rumen distention; also occurs in recumbent ruminants with motor paralysis as in milk fever or general anesthesia.
the special tactile hairs around the nostrils.