shaped or sounding like a trumpet

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • Buccinal — Buc ci*nal, a. [L. bucina a crooked horn or trumpet.] Shaped or sounding like a trumpet; trumpetlike. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • buccinal — buccinal, ale (bu ksi nal, na l ) adj. Qui est en forme de trompette, de buccin. ÉTYMOLOGIE    Buccin …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • buccinal — ˈbuccinal, a. (ˈbʌksɪnəl) [f. L. buccina a crooked trumpet + al1.] Trumpet shaped; sounding like a trumpet. Hence bucciˈnality. in Worcester …   Useful english dictionary

  • buccinal —   a. having shape or sound of trumpet.    ♦ buccinator, n. muscle forming cheek wall.    ♦ buccinatory, a …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • Shapes and Resemblance — This assortment of 370 adjectives all refer in some way to the form or shape of things. Some are more geometrically descriptive than others, while a number of terms refer to animal forms or shapes of obscure objects. Certain adjectives for shapes …   Phrontistery dictionary

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