\(ˈ) ̷ ̷+\ noun
Etymology: New Latin, from post- + Latin naris nostril — more at nose
: one of the posterior nares

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  • postnaris — SYN: choanae. * * * post·nar·is (pōst naґris) choana (def. 2). postnarial adj …   Medical dictionary

  • postnaris — post·naris …   English syllables

  • choanae — The opening into the nasopharynx of the nasal cavity on either side. SYN: posterior nasal apertures, isthmus pharyngonasalis, posterior nares, postnaris. [Mod. L. fr. G. choane, a funnel] primary choana …   Medical dictionary

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