How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"naso" is from "nasus" (nose) spoken by ancient people in central Italy around 700 B.C.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "nose" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|Nasogastric suction involves removing solids, liquids, or gasses from the stomach by inserting a tube through the nose.|
|The nasofrontal groove becomes distinct and an olfactory bulb (sense of smell) forms in the brain.|