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1. sinus

noun. ['ˈsaɪnəs'] an abnormal passage leading from a suppurating cavity to the body surface.

Synonyms

  • passage
  • passageway

Etymology

  • sinus (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Paranasal Sinus

  • aquinas
  • slyness
  • dryness
  • wryness
  • shyness
  • minus
  • linus
  • highness

Example sentences of the word paranasal-sinus


1. Noun Phrase
The delicate paranasal sinus bones that flank your nose can be damaged by chronic sinus infections.

2. sinus

noun. ['ˈsaɪnəs'] a wide channel containing blood; does not have the coating of an ordinary blood vessel.

Synonyms

  • sinus rectus
  • sinus transversus
  • tentorial sinus
  • sinus coronarius
  • canal
  • cavernous sinus
  • coronary sinus
  • venous sinus
  • sigmoid sinus
  • epithelial duct
  • transverse sinus
  • duct
  • sinus cavernosus
  • channel
  • straight sinus

Etymology

  • sinus (Latin)

3. sinus

noun. ['ˈsaɪnəs'] any of various air-filled cavities especially in the bones of the skull.

Synonyms

  • maxillary sinus
  • ethmoid sinus
  • frontal sinus
  • paranasal sinus
  • cavity
  • sinus paranasales
  • cavum
  • sinus ethmoidales
  • nasal sinus
  • bodily cavity

Etymology

  • sinus (Latin)
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