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1. cavity

noun. ['ˈkævəti'] a sizeable hole (usually in the ground).

Synonyms

  • hole
  • quicksand
  • tar pit
  • trou-de-loup
  • hollow
  • divot
  • sawpit
  • sandpit
  • borrow pit
  • barbecue pit
  • fire pit

Antonyms

  • unbreakableness
  • softness
  • thick
  • porosity

Etymology

  • cavitas (Latin)
  • cavus (Latin)

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Rhymes with Nasal Cavity

  • depravity
  • mcavity
  • gravity

Sentences with nasal-cavity


1. Noun Phrase
Bleeding from the front, or anterior, nasal cavity accounts for most nosebleeds.

2.
Noun Phrase
Nasal turbinates are the three segments that form the inside of your
nasal cavity.

3.
Noun Phrase
The
nasal cavity is an empty space behind the nose and the eyes.

4.
Noun Phrase
Infection of the
nasal cavity** occurs when germs or bacteria slip into the upper respiratory tract and inflammation ensues.

2. cavity

noun. ['ˈkævəti'] (anatomy) a natural hollow or sinus within the body.

Synonyms

  • sinus
  • tympanum
  • nasopharynx
  • abdominal cavity
  • ventricle
  • vestibule
  • blastocoel
  • axilla
  • oropharynx
  • laryngopharynx
  • tympanic cavity
  • greater peritoneal sac
  • uterine cavity
  • pleural cavity
  • cranial orbit
  • buccal cavity
  • omental bursa
  • pelvic cavity
  • cleavage cavity
  • physical structure
  • vacuole
  • chamber
  • cecum
  • cranial cavity
  • body structure
  • peritoneal cavity
  • archenteron
  • renal pelvis
  • lesser peritoneal cavity
  • blastocoele
  • segmentation cavity
  • lumen
  • bodily cavity
  • fossa
  • cloaca
  • intracranial cavity
  • pulp cavity
  • blind gut
  • pit
  • caecum
  • mediastinum
  • structure
  • complex body part
  • eye socket
  • nasal cavity
  • locule
  • coelom
  • loculus
  • middle ear
  • pelvis
  • organic structure
  • antrum
  • pericardial cavity
  • body
  • bursa omentalis
  • amniotic cavity
  • tubular cavity
  • anatomical structure
  • abdomen
  • celoma
  • blastocele
  • pericardial space
  • socket
  • orbital cavity
  • axillary cavity
  • celom
  • thoracic cavity
  • orbit
  • cavum
  • axillary fossa
  • chest cavity
  • bodily structure
  • armpit

Antonyms

  • Heaven
  • natural object
  • thinness
  • breakableness

Etymology

  • cavitas (Latin)
  • cavus (Latin)

3. cavity

noun. ['ˈkævəti'] space that is surrounded by something.

Synonyms

  • sac
  • enclosed space
  • hollow
  • pocket
  • space
  • pouch

Antonyms

  • point of periapsis
  • natural elevation
  • fill
  • full

Etymology

  • cavitas (Latin)
  • cavus (Latin)

4. cavity

noun. ['ˈkævəti'] soft decayed area in a tooth; progressive decay can lead to the death of a tooth.

Synonyms

  • dental caries
  • tooth decay
  • caries

Antonyms

  • thin
  • hardness
  • point of apoapsis
  • periapsis

Etymology

  • cavitas (Latin)
  • cavus (Latin)

5. nasal

adjective. ['ˈneɪzəl'] of or in or relating to the nose.

Antonyms

  • fat

Etymology

  • nasalis (Latin)

6. nasal

adjective. ['ˈneɪzəl'] sounding as if the nose were pinched.

Synonyms

  • adenoidal
  • high
  • high-pitched

Antonyms

  • black
  • boneless
  • disconnect
  • unconnectedness

Etymology

  • nasalis (Latin)

7. nasal

noun. ['ˈneɪzəl'] a consonant produced through the nose with the mouth closed.

Synonyms

  • nasal consonant

Antonyms

  • bottom
  • inferior

Etymology

  • nasalis (Latin)

8. nasal

noun. ['ˈneɪzəl'] an elongated rectangular bone that forms the bridge of the nose.

Synonyms

  • os
  • bone
  • nasal bone
  • os nasale
  • bridge

Antonyms

  • unconstricted
  • short
  • down
  • side

Etymology

  • nasalis (Latin)
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