Synonyms of turbinate


1. turbinate bone, turbinate, turbinal, bone, os

usage: any of the scrolled spongy bones of the nasal passages in man and other vertebrates


1. turbinate

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

2. coiling, helical, spiral, spiraling, volute, voluted, whorled, turbinate, coiled (vs. uncoiled)

usage: in the shape of a coil

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Definition and meaning of turbinate (Dictionary)