Definition of Obital
1. pertaining to obits [adj] - See also: obits
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Obital
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Literary usage of Obital
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Publications by Oxford Historical Society, Bostonian Society (1894)
"the ' obital book ' as we now have it (Wood MS. F 4) stops at 1688: the reference in the text must be to another draft of it, continued later, and probably ..."
2. The American Naturalist by American Society of Naturalists, Essex Institute (1907)
"... banded black and hazel; "tarsus poppy-red; terminal part of bill green, basal part yellow; obital ring red; iris red, soon after death changing to ..."
3. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1859)
"This fact is illustrated in neuralgia affecting the supra-obital nerve. During the paroxysm of pain, the eye becomes injected, and the redness rapidly ..."
4. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences by Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences (1873)
"The inferior obital regions are perfectly smooth and separated from the buccal area by deep sulci. The inferior lateral regions are swollen and nearly ..."
5. The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine by Charles Fenno Hoffman, Timothy Flint, Lewis Gaylord Clark, Kinahan Cornwallis, John Holmes Agnew (1846)
"We read not long since, in the obital corner of a newspaper, the account of a person's decease who was spoken of as ' an eminent and well known theatrical ..."