nostril(redirected from nostril vibrissae)
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either aperture of the nose; see nares.
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na·res(nā'ris, -res), [TA]
Anterior opening to the nasal cavity.
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Either of the external openings of the nose; a naris.
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nostrilOne of the paired openings into the (SC)nose(D) that contains hairs which can trap gross particulate matter in the inhaled air.
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naresan external opening of the nose leading into the nasal cavity.
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