Definition of subnasal in English:

subnasal

adjective

  • 1Chiefly Anatomy and Zoology. Located or occurring under the nose.

  • 2Of speech, etc.: almost or somewhat nasal in tone.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in John Edward Gray (1800–1875), zoologist and museum curator. From sub- + nasal.

Pronunciation

subnasal

/ˌsʌbˈneɪzl/