aquiline

aquiline

/ˈækwɪlˌiːn/
adjective
(of a person's nose) thin and curved in a way that resembles an eagle's beak

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beady

beady

/ˈbidi/
adjective
(of a person's eyes) small, round and bright because of interest or greed

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bleary

bleary

/ˈbɫɪɹi/
adjective
(of the eyes) dimmed and unfocused because of exhaustion

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bloodshot

bloodshot

/blˈʌdʃɑːt/
adjective
(of the eyes) red with blood and inflamed, caused by lack of sleep

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to breathe

to breathe

/ˈbɹið/
verb
to take air into one's lungs and let it out again

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to cap

to cap

/ˈkæp/
verb
to put an artificial covering on a tooth either for protection or as a decoration

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corneal

corneal

/ˌkɔɹˈniɫ/
adjective
(anatomy) relating to the protective clear layer of the outer eye or cornea

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cranial

cranial

/ˈkɹeɪnjəɫ/
adjective
(anatomy) relating to the bone structure that surrounds the brain, also known as cranium

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cross-eyed

cross-eyed

/kɹˈɔsˈaɪd/
adjective
having a condition in which the eyes do not align properly and turn toward the nose

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deep-set

deep-set

/dˈiːpsˈɛt/
adjective
(of the eyes) appearing to be quite back or deep in the face

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duodenal

duodenal

/ˈduəˈdinəɫ/, /duˈɑdənəɫ/
adjective
affecting or relating to the top part of the small intestine, called duodenum

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intestinal

intestinal

/ɪnˈtɛstənəɫ/
adjective
connected with or affecting the intestines

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jugular

jugular

/ˈdʒuɡjəɫɝ/
adjective
located in or connected with the throat or neck

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motor

motor

/ˈmoʊtɝ/
adjective
(anatomy) connected with the neurons that control the muscle movements

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muscular

muscular

/ˈməskjəɫɝ/
adjective
relating to or affecting the muscles

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nasal

nasal

/ˈneɪzəɫ/
adjective
(anatomy) connected with the nose

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oral

oral

/ˈɔɹəɫ/
adjective
involving or related to the mouth

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pancreatic

pancreatic

/ˌpænkɹiˈætɪk/
adjective
(anatomy) connected with the organ that controls blood sugar, called pancreas

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pelvic

pelvic

/ˈpɛɫvɪk/
adjective
(anatomy) connected with the curved set of bones at the bottom of the body, called pelvis

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physical

physical

/ˈfɪzɪkəɫ/
adjective
related to the body rather than the mind

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physically

physically

/ˈfɪzɪkəɫi/, /ˈfɪzɪkɫi/
adverb
in relation to the body as opposed to the mind

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renal

renal

/ˈɹinəɫ/
adjective
(medical) involving or relating to the kidneys

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retinal

retinal

/ˈɹɛtənəɫ/
adjective
(anatomy) connected with the sensory part of the eye that sends signals to the brain, called retina

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rheumy

rheumy

/ɹˈuːmi/
adjective
(of the eyes) being red and watery as a result of sadness, old age or disease

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spinal

spinal

/ˈspaɪnəɫ/
adjective
(anatomy) relating to or forming the backbone or the spinal cord

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stubby

stubby

/ˈstəbi/
adjective
being short and thick

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sunken

sunken

/ˈsəŋkən/
adjective
(of someone's cheeks or eyes) being hollow and curving inwards because of old age, hunger or disease

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unfocused

unfocused

/ənˈfoʊkəst/
adjective
(especially of the eyes) lacking a clear vision; not focused

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uterine

uterine

/ˈjutɝən/
adjective
(anatomy) relating to the womb or uterus

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vertebral

vertebral

/ˈvɝtəbɹəɫ/
adjective
(anatomy) related to any of the series of the bones from the back, called vertebra

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