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distant +‎ -al

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distal (comparative more distal, superlative most distal)

  1. (anatomy, geology) Remote from the point of attachment or origin.
    the distal end of a bone or muscle
  2. (dentistry) Facing the wisdom tooth or temporomandibular joint on the same side of the jaw.
  3. (linguistics) Far or farther from the speaker.

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distal (feminine singular distale, masculine plural distaux, feminine plural distales)

  1. (anatomy) distal

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GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /dɪsˈtaːl/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aːl

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distal (not comparable)

  1. distal

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distal m, f (plural distais, comparable)

  1. (anatomy, geology) distal (remote from the point of attachment or origin)

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /disˈtal/, [d̪isˈt̪al]

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distal (plural distales)

  1. (anatomy) distal

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