turbinal(redirected from turbinated body)
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Having the shape of a cone resting on its apex.
A turbinate bone.
[From Latin turbō, turbin-, spinning top; see turbine.]
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|Noun||1.||turbinal - any of the scrolled spongy bones of the nasal passages in man and other vertebrates|
nasal concha - one of several turbinate bones in the nasal cavity
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