orad

adverb
toward the mouth or oral region
Ant: ↑aborad
Derived from adjective: ↑oral

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\\ˈōrˌad, ˈȯˌr-\ adverb
Etymology: Latin or-, os mouth + English -ad
: toward the mouth or oral region

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/awr"ad, ohr"-/, adv. Anat., Zool.
toward the mouth or the oral region.
[1890-95; < L or- (s. of os) mouth + -AD3]

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ˈorad, adv. rare.
[f. L. ōs, ōr- mouth + -ad: see dextrad.]
Towards the mouth.
in Cent. Dict.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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