EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

ab- (away from) +‎ oral (the mouth)

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AdjectiveEdit

aboral (comparative more aboral, superlative most aboral)

  1. (zoology) Situated opposite to, or away from, the mouth. [First attested in the mid 19th century.][1]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ “aboral” in Lesley Brown, editor-in-chief; William R. Trumble and Angus Stevenson, editors, The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary on Historical Principles, 5th edition, Oxford; New York, N.Y.: Oxford University Press, 2002, →ISBN, page 6.

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GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin ab- + oralis

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aːl

AdjectiveEdit

aboral (not comparable)

  1. aboral

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

ab- +‎ oral; first element from Latin ab-.

AdjectiveEdit

aboral m or f (plural aborais, comparable)

  1. (zoology) aboral (situated away from the mouth)