Definition of Nuchals

1. Noun. (plural of nuchal) ¹



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Definition of Nuchals

1. nuchal [n] - See also: nuchal

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Nuchals

nucamentaceous
nucaments
nucellar
nucelli
nucellus
nuch
nucha
nuchae
nuchal
nuchal fascia
nuchal ligament
nuchal plane
nuchal region
nuchal rigidity
nuchal tubercle
nuchals (current term)
nuchas
nuciferous
nuciform
nucin
nucle
nucleal
nuclear
nuclear-cytoplasmic ratio
nuclear-electric rocket
nuclear-electric rockets
nuclear-free
nuclear-free zone
nuclear-powered ship

Literary usage of Nuchals

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1. Description of a New Species of Sea Snake from the Philippine Islands: With by John Van Denburgh, Joseph Cheesman Thompson (1908)
"There are two pairs of nuchals. two ... two or three nuchals: interparietal about twice as long as broad; ..."

2. Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria by Royal Society of Victoria (1902)
"pairs of enlarged nuchals; fifth upper labial below the centre of the eye, separated by a series of ..."

3. The Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales by Linnean Society of New South Wales (1896)
"... nearly as long as its distance from the nuchals, in contact with the the ... the interparietal; three or four pairs of nuchals; five upper labials, ..."

4. Herpetology of Japan and Adjacent Territory by Leonhard Hess Stejneger (1907)
"... fronto-parietals smaller than interparietal, which is as long as the parietals and broadly in contact behind with the nuchals; parietals not in contact ..."

5. Herpetology of Porto Rico by Leonhard Hess Stejneger (1904)
"nuchals seem to predominate in Jamaican specimens, while suprana- sals in contact and two nuchals belong more to the eastern form. During my visit to Berlin ..."

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