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1. Of, resembling, or bearing a hoof, nail, or claw.
2. Of or relating to fingernails or toenails.
[From Latin unguis, nail; see unguis.]
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1. (Anatomy) of, relating to, or affecting the fingernails or toenails
2. (Biology) of or relating to an unguis
[C19: from Latin unguis nail, claw]
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of, pertaining to, bearing, or shaped like a nail, claw, or hoof.
[1825–35; < Latin ungu(is) a nail, claw, hoof (see nail)]
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|Adj.||1.||ungual - of or relating to a nail or claw or hoof|
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a. ungueal, rel. a una uña.
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