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Related to coronal: coronal mass ejection, Coronal hole, coronal hypospadias

cor·o·nal

(kōr'ŏ-năl), [TA] Do not confuse this word with coronary or coronoid.
Relating to a corona or the coronal plane.
Synonym(s): coronalis [TA]

coronal

(kôr′ə-nəl, kŏr′-, kə-rō′nəl)
n.
1. A garland, wreath, or circlet for the head.
2. Linguistics A coronal consonant.
adj.
1. Of or relating to a corona, especially of the head.
2. Of, relating to, or having the direction of the coronal suture or of the plane dividing the body into front and back portions.
3. Linguistics Articulated by raising the blade of the tongue, as (t) in tip and (n) in night.

coronal

Imaging
adjective Referring to a coronal slice.

noun An imaging plane, slice or section made by cutting across the body from one side to the other, and thus parallel to the coronal suture of the skull.

cor·o·nal

(kōr'ŏ-năl) [TA]
Relating to a corona or the coronal plane.

coronal

Relating to the crown of the head.

cor·o·nal

(kōr'ŏ-năl) [TA] Do not confuse this word with coronary or coronoid.
1. Relating to a corona or the coronal plane.
2. Relating to a crown of tooth.

coronal,

adj pertaining to the crown portion of teeth.
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Coronal holes normally form over the Sun's poles and lower latitudes, more often when the Sun is at a less active point in its 11-year cycle.
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In parallel, the advanced 3D computational models will provide a proof of concept for coronal seismology, i.
Barrieshi-Nusair et al [8] evaluated the differences between glass-ionomer and MTA in yielding a proper seal when coronal placed on gutta-percha and reported that when MTA is placed on gutta-percha it results in a significantly better seal compared to glass-ionomer [8].
Much of what is known about transfemoral sockets and coronal plane stability during gait stems from theoretical work undertaken after World War II [3-4].
A giant cloud of solar material called a coronal mass ejection escapes the sun in the second image, from the ESA/NASA Solar and Heliospheric Observatory.
Sometimes the line of plasma that gets ejected into space escapes the sun's atmosphere and becomes a coronal mass ejection.
From the heart of Iowa, William Harkness "obtained a coronal spectrum that was continuous except for a single bright green line, later known as the coronal line K1474" on the Kirchhoff scale [3, p.
We discuss 4 cases seen over the last 18 months at Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospital in an effort to highlight the importance of routinely reviewing coronal views of the mandibular condyle when interpreting trauma-related computerised tomography brain (CTB) studies in a paediatric setting.
Magnetic loops in the solar corona, solar flares and coronal mass ejections are among the phenomena that scientists still cannot fully explain.
This term describes an abnormal, well-circumscribed, radiolucent area within the coronal dentine of unerupted teeth [Seow, 2000; Ozden and Acikgoz, 2009].
Coronal seismology; waves and oscillations in stellar coronae.