Relating to an orifice of any kind.

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  • orificial — adjective see orifice …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • orificial — See orifice. * * * …   Universalium

  • orificial — adj. of an orifice, of an opening …   English contemporary dictionary

  • orificial — or·i·fi·cial …   English syllables

  • orificial — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷|fishəl adjective : of or relating to an orifice …   Useful english dictionary

  • orificial wall — (BRYOZOA) 1. In Gymnolaemata, an exterior zooidal wall that bears or defines the orifice through which the lophophore passes. 2. In Stenolaemata, an orifice through which the tentacles protrude …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • orificial tuberculosis — a rare form of cutaneous tuberculosis on mucous membranes and adjacent skin around orifices, occurring either by direct hematogenous or lymphatic extension from an internal organ or by inoculation; it forms nodules that break down to form painful …   Medical dictionary

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  • orifice — orificial /awr euh fish euhl, or /, adj. /awr euh fis, or /, n. an opening or aperture, as of a tube or pipe; a mouthlike opening or hole; mouth; vent. [1535 45; < MF < LL orificium, equiv. to L or (s. of os) mouth + i I + fic , comb. form of… …   Universalium

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