turbinate

[adj] - of or relating to the scroll-shaped turbinate bones in the nasal passages
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Turbinate

Shaped like an inverted cone.
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Turbinate

Turbinate: A bone shaped like a top. The turbinate is a bone in the nose; it is an extension of the ethmoid bone, is situated along the side wall of the nose, and is covered by mucous membrane. The word turbinate is related to a turbine and tornado. They are all derived from the Latin turbo meaning a whorl, eddy, or spiral shell. The turbinate in t
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turbinate

<anatomy> An extension of the ethmoid bone located along the lateral wall of the nose, covered by mucous membrane. ... (27 Sep 1997) ...
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turbinate

adjective of or relating to the scroll-shaped turbinate bones in the nasal passages
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turbinate

(turĀ“bĭ-nāt) shaped like a top; called also turbinal. a nasal concha.
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Turbinate

• (v. i.) To revolve or spin like a top; to whirl. • (a.) Alt. of Turbinated
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turbinate

turbinate, turbinated 1. Having the shape of an inverted cone; scroll-like; whorled; spiraled. 2. A bone shaped like a top. The turbinate is a bone in the nose which is an extension of the ethmoid bone, is situated along the side wall of the nose, and is covered by mucous membrane. The word turbinate is related to a turbine; derived from Latin tu
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turbinate

Type: Term Pronunciation: tŭr′bi-nāt Definitions: 1. A bone shaped like a child's toy top, especially referring to turbinated bones. See: inferior nasal concha, middle nasal concha, superior nasal concha, supreme nasal concha
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turbinate

Latin turbo = a child's (spinning) top; hence shaped like a top. Old term for nasal conchi.
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Turbinate

shaped like a top or inverted cone
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turbinate

top-shaped.
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Turbinate

Top-shaped.
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turbinate

top shaped; inversely conic
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Turbinate

Having a shaped like a top or an inverted cone.
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Turbinate

shaped like an inverted cone at the apex
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Turbinate

shaped like an inverted cone at the apex
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turbinate

shaped like a top or inverted cone
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