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n.
A tall umbelliferous plant (Ferula communis). See Giant fennel, under Fennel.
n.
The portico in front of ancient churches; sometimes, the atrium or outer court surrounded by ambulatories; -- used, generally, for any vestibule, lobby, or outer porch, leading to the nave of a church.
n.
See Narwhal.
a.
Narrow.
n.
An arctic cetacean (Monodon monocerous), about twenty feet long. The male usually has one long, twisted, pointed canine tooth, or tusk projecting forward from the upper jaw like a horn, whence it is called also sea unicorn, unicorn fish, and unicorn whale. Sometimes two horns are developed, side by side.
Nas
Was not.
Nas
Has not.
a.
Of or pertaining to the nose.
a.
Having a quality imparted by means of the nose; and specifically, made by lowering the soft palate, in some cases with closure of the oral passage, the voice thus issuing (wholly or partially) through the nose, as in the consonants m, n, ng (see Guide to Pronunciation, // 20, 208); characterized by resonance in the nasal passage; as, a nasal vowel; a nasal utterance.
n.
An elementary sound which is uttered through the nose, or through both the nose and the mouth simultaneously.
n.
A medicine that operates through the nose; an errhine.
n.
Part of a helmet projecting to protect the nose; a nose guard.
n.
One of the nasal bones.
n.
A plate, or scale, on the nose of a fish, etc.
n.
The quality or state of being nasal.
n.
The act of nasalizing, or the state of being nasalized.
imp. & p. p.
of Nasalize
p. pr. & vb. n.
of Nasalize
v. t.
To render nasal, as sound; to insert a nasal or sound in.
v. t.
To utter words or letters with a nasal sound; to speak through the nose.

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