D d


    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [doo r-uh l, dyoo r-uh l]
    • /ˈdʊər əl, ˈdyʊər əl/
    • /djˈʊərəl/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [doo r-uh l, dyoo r-uh l]
    • /ˈdʊər əl, ˈdyʊər əl/

Definitions of dural word

  • adjective dural of or relating to the dura mater. 1
  • noun dural (anatomy) Relating to the dura mater. 1
  • adjective dural relating to or affecting the dura mater 0
  • adjective dural of the dura mater 0

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Origin of dural

First appearance:

before 1885
One of the 21% newest English words
First recorded in 1885-90; dur(a) + -al1

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Parts of speech for Dural


dural popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 88% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
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