Lach"ry*mal (&?;), a. [Cf. F. lacrymal. See Lachrymose.]

1.

Of or pertaining to tears; as, lachrymal effusions.

2. (Anat.)

(a)

Pertaining to, or secreting, tears; as, the lachrymal gland.

(b)

Pertaining to the lachrymal organs; as, lachrymal bone; lachrymal duct.

 

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Lach"ry*mal, Lac"ry*mal (?), n.

See Lachrymatory.

 

© Webster 1913

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