adenoidal


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ad·e·noi·dal

 (ăd′n-oid′l)
adj.
1. Of or relating to the adenoids.
2. Suggestive of the vocal sound caused by abnormally enlarged adenoids: a singer with an adenoidal voice.

adenoidal

(ˌædɪˈnɔɪdəl)
adj
1. having the nasal tones or impaired breathing of one with enlarged adenoids
2. (Anatomy) another word for adenoid

ad•e•noi•dal

(ˌæd nˈɔɪd l)

adj.
2. characteristic of a person having the adenoids enlarged, esp. to a degree that interferes with normal breathing.
[1915–20]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.adenoidal - of or pertaining to the adenoidsadenoidal - of or pertaining to the adenoids  
2.adenoidal - sounding as if the nose were pinched; "a whining nasal voice"
high-pitched, high - used of sounds and voices; high in pitch or frequency
Translations

adenoidal

[ˈædɪnɔɪdl] ADJadenoideo
he has an adenoidal tonetiene una voz gangosa

adenoidal

[ˌædɪˈnɔɪdəl] adjadénoïde

adenoidal

adjadenoid; voice, adolescentnäselnd; adenoidal infectionInfektion fder Rachenmandeln
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The finding of adenoidal disease as an indication for 2D Echo is of interest and had not been noted by earlier studies.[2],[10],[11] This may be a new trend by the ear-nose-throat surgeons for preoperative assessment and should be encourage.
Sir?" The girl's voice is scratchy and adenoidal, as if she's just clearing the worst of a bad cold.
He has an air of quiet sensitivity and a slightly adenoidal voice suggesting an off-hours version of the antiheroes and rogues he has embodied on film.
At 63 it's amazing how well those instantly recognisable tones of his have held up, albeit boasting a huskier, lower register from those adenoidal New Wave vocals which made early albums like My Aim is True and This Year's Model such classics.
At 63 what's actually amazing is how well those instantly recognisable tones of his have held up, albeit boasting a huskier, lower register from those adenoidal New Wave vocalisations that made early albums like My Aim is True and This Year's Model such classics.
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SNOOZING, NORMAN'S ANNOYINGLY NOISY MONOTONOUS SNORING, DENOTED ADENOIDAL ABNORMALITY
Ophthalmological examination, presence of skeletal involvements, adenoidal hypertrophy, hearing loss, organomegaly, pulmonary and cardiovascular complications, and surgical histories were noted.
Her son is looking at the sky, naming clouds in his little adenoidal voice, afterburner, brave man, wave-on-freaky-shore.
Drigotas, "The incidence of adenoidal regrowth after adenoidectomy and its effect on persistent nasal symptoms," European Archives of Oto-Rhino-Laryngology, vol.
(5.) Kiroglu AF, Noyan T, Oger M, Kara T Oxidants and antioxidants in tonsillar and adenoidal tissue in chronic adenotonsillitis and adenotonsillar hypertrophy in children.