"dorsal" meaning in All languages combined

Adjective [Catalan]

Forms: dorsals [feminine, masculine, plural]
  1. rear
  2. dorsal Categories (topical): Anatomy, Linguistics

Noun [Catalan]

Forms: dorsals [plural]
  1. backplate (of a cuirass) Tags: masculine
  2. shell, elytron Tags: masculine Categories (topical): Zoology
  3. number Tags: masculine Categories (topical): Sports

Noun [Catalan]

Forms: dorsals [plural]
  1. ridge Tags: feminine Categories (topical): Meteorology
  2. ridge (on the ocean floor) Tags: feminine Categories (topical): Geomorphology

Adjective [English]

Forms: more dorsal [comparative], most dorsal [superlative] IPA: /ˈdɔː.səl/ [Received-Pronunciation], /ˈdɔː.sl̩/ [Received-Pronunciation], /ˈdɔɹ.səl/ [General-American] Rhymes: -ɔː(ɹ)səl
  1. With respect to, or concerning the side in which the backbone is located, or the analogous side of an invertebrate.
    Relating to the top surface of the foot or hand.
    Categories (topical): Anatomy Categories (lifeform): Animal body parts
  2. With respect to, or concerning the side in which the backbone is located, or the analogous side of an invertebrate.
    Produced using the dorsum of the tongue.
    Tags: of a sound Categories (topical): Anatomy, Linguistics Categories (lifeform): Animal body parts
  3. Having only one sharp side. Tags: of a knife
  4. Relating to the surface naturally inferior, as of a leaf. Categories (topical): Botany
  5. Relating to the surface naturally superior, as of a creeping hepatic moss. Categories (topical): Botany
The following are not (yet) sense-disambiguated
Translations (relating to the side in which the backbone is located): ظَهْرِيّ‎ (ẓahriyy) (Arabic), спінны́ (spinný) (Belarusian), гръбен (grǎben) (Bulgarian), dorsal (Catalan), 背側 [Mandarin] (Chinese), 背侧 (bèicè) [Mandarin] (Chinese), hřbetní (Czech), dorzální (Czech), selänpuoleinen (Finnish), dorsal (French), dorsal (Galician), Rücken- (German), dorsale (Italian), belakang (Malay), dorsum (Malay), dorsal (Malay), grzbietowy (Polish), dorsalny (Polish), dorsal (Portuguese), dorsal (Romanian), спинно́й (spinnój) (Russian), дорса́льный (dorsálʹnyj) (english: medical) [literary] (Russian), хребе́тный (xrebétnyj) (Russian), chrbtový (Slovak), dorsal (Spanish), panlikod (Tagalog), likuran (Tagalog), спинни́й (spynnýj) (Ukrainian), хребе́тний (xrebétnyj) (Ukrainian) Disambiguation of 'relating to the side in which the backbone is located': 47 47 5 1 1

Noun [English]

Forms: dorsals [plural] IPA: /ˈdɔː.səl/ [Received-Pronunciation], /ˈdɔː.sl̩/ [Received-Pronunciation], /ˈdɔɹ.səl/ [General-American] Rhymes: -ɔː(ɹ)səl
  1. A hanging, usually of rich stuff, at the back of a throne, altar, etc. Categories (topical): Art
    Topics: art, arts
  2. Any of the longitudinal series of plates that encircle the body, excluding the ventral scales. Tags: in snakes Categories (lifeform): Animal body parts
  3. A sound produced using the dorsum of the tongue. Categories (topical): Linguistics

Adjective [French]

Forms: dorsale [feminine, singular], dorsaux [masculine, plural], dorsales [feminine, plural] IPA: /dɔʁ.sal/ Audio: LL-Q150 (fra)-VictorDtmtc-dorsal.wav
  1. dorsal Wikipedia link: fr:dorsal

Adjective [German]

IPA: /dɔʁˈzaːl/ Audio: De-dorsal.ogg Rhymes: -aːl
  1. dorsal Tags: not-comparable

Adjective [Interlingua]

  1. dorsal Tags: not-comparable

Adjective [Portuguese]

Forms: dorsais [plural] Rhymes: -al, -aw
  1. dorsal (of the back) Tags: comparable, feminine, masculine Categories (topical): Anatomy
  2. dorsal (of the top surface of a hand or foot) Tags: comparable, feminine, masculine Categories (topical): Anatomy

Adjective [Romanian]

Forms: dorsală [feminine, singular], dorsali [masculine, plural], dorsale [feminine, neuter, plural]
  1. dorsal Tags: masculine, neuter

Adjective [Spanish]

Forms: dorsales [plural] IPA: /doɾˈsal/, [d̪oɾˈsal] Rhymes: -al
  1. dorsal Categories (topical): Anatomy

Noun [Spanish]

Forms: dorsales [plural] IPA: /doɾˈsal/, [d̪oɾˈsal] Rhymes: -al
  1. ridge Tags: masculine

Inflected forms

Alternative forms

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      "sense": "relating to the side in which the backbone is located",
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      "sense": "relating to the side in which the backbone is located",
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    {
      "code": "cs",
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      "sense": "relating to the side in which the backbone is located",
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      "code": "fi",
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      "sense": "relating to the side in which the backbone is located",
      "word": "selänpuoleinen"
    },
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      "code": "fr",
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      "sense": "relating to the side in which the backbone is located",
      "word": "dorsal"
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      "code": "gl",
      "lang": "Galician",
      "sense": "relating to the side in which the backbone is located",
      "word": "dorsal"
    },
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      "code": "de",
      "lang": "German",
      "sense": "relating to the side in which the backbone is located",
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    },
    {
      "code": "it",
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      "sense": "relating to the side in which the backbone is located",
      "word": "dorsale"
    },
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      "code": "ms",
      "lang": "Malay",
      "sense": "relating to the side in which the backbone is located",
      "word": "belakang"
    },
    {
      "code": "ms",
      "lang": "Malay",
      "sense": "relating to the side in which the backbone is located",
      "word": "dorsum"
    },
    {
      "code": "ms",
      "lang": "Malay",
      "sense": "relating to the side in which the backbone is located",
      "word": "dorsal"
    },
    {
      "code": "pl",
      "lang": "Polish",
      "sense": "relating to the side in which the backbone is located",
      "word": "grzbietowy"
    },
    {
      "code": "pl",
      "lang": "Polish",
      "sense": "relating to the side in which the backbone is located",
      "word": "dorsalny"
    },
    {
      "code": "pt",
      "lang": "Portuguese",
      "sense": "relating to the side in which the backbone is located",
      "word": "dorsal"
    },
    {
      "code": "ro",
      "lang": "Romanian",
      "sense": "relating to the side in which the backbone is located",
      "word": "dorsal"
    },
    {
      "code": "ru",
      "lang": "Russian",
      "roman": "spinnój",
      "sense": "relating to the side in which the backbone is located",
      "word": "спинно́й"
    },
    {
      "code": "ru",
      "english": "medical",
      "lang": "Russian",
      "roman": "dorsálʹnyj",
      "sense": "relating to the side in which the backbone is located",
      "tags": [
        "literary"
      ],
      "word": "дорса́льный"
    },
    {
      "code": "ru",
      "lang": "Russian",
      "roman": "xrebétnyj",
      "sense": "relating to the side in which the backbone is located",
      "word": "хребе́тный"
    },
    {
      "code": "sk",
      "lang": "Slovak",
      "sense": "relating to the side in which the backbone is located",
      "word": "chrbtový"
    },
    {
      "code": "es",
      "lang": "Spanish",
      "sense": "relating to the side in which the backbone is located",
      "word": "dorsal"
    },
    {
      "code": "tl",
      "lang": "Tagalog",
      "sense": "relating to the side in which the backbone is located",
      "word": "panlikod"
    },
    {
      "code": "tl",
      "lang": "Tagalog",
      "sense": "relating to the side in which the backbone is located",
      "word": "likuran"
    },
    {
      "code": "uk",
      "lang": "Ukrainian",
      "roman": "spynnýj",
      "sense": "relating to the side in which the backbone is located",
      "word": "спинни́й"
    },
    {
      "code": "uk",
      "lang": "Ukrainian",
      "roman": "xrebétnyj",
      "sense": "relating to the side in which the backbone is located",
      "word": "хребе́тний"
    },
    {
      "code": "cmn",
      "lang": "Chinese",
      "sense": "relating to the top surface of foot or hand",
      "tags": [
        "Mandarin"
      ],
      "word": "背側"
    },
    {
      "code": "cmn",
      "lang": "Chinese",
      "roman": "bèicè",
      "sense": "relating to the top surface of foot or hand",
      "tags": [
        "Mandarin"
      ],
      "word": "背侧"
    },
    {
      "code": "fi",
      "lang": "Finnish",
      "sense": "relating to the top surface of foot or hand",
      "word": "dorsaalinen"
    },
    {
      "code": "pt",
      "lang": "Portuguese",
      "sense": "relating to the top surface of foot or hand",
      "word": "dorsal"
    },
    {
      "code": "ru",
      "lang": "Russian",
      "roman": "týlʹnyj",
      "sense": "relating to the top surface of foot or hand",
      "word": "ты́льный"
    },
    {
      "code": "hy",
      "lang": "Armenian",
      "roman": "miǰnalezvayin",
      "sense": "produced using the dorsum of the tongue",
      "word": "միջնալեզվային"
    },
    {
      "code": "fi",
      "lang": "Finnish",
      "sense": "produced using the dorsum of the tongue",
      "word": "dorsaalinen"
    },
    {
      "code": "gl",
      "lang": "Galician",
      "sense": "produced using the dorsum of the tongue",
      "word": "dorsal"
    },
    {
      "code": "ka",
      "lang": "Georgian",
      "roman": "uḳanaenismieri",
      "sense": "produced using the dorsum of the tongue",
      "word": "უკანაენისმიერი"
    },
    {
      "code": "ka",
      "lang": "Georgian",
      "roman": "dorsaluri",
      "sense": "produced using the dorsum of the tongue",
      "word": "დორსალური"
    },
    {
      "code": "ka",
      "lang": "Georgian",
      "roman": "guṭuraluri",
      "sense": "produced using the dorsum of the tongue",
      "word": "გუტურალური"
    },
    {
      "code": "ru",
      "lang": "Russian",
      "roman": "srednejazýčnyj",
      "sense": "produced using the dorsum of the tongue",
      "word": "среднеязы́чный"
    },
    {
      "code": "ru",
      "lang": "Russian",
      "roman": "dorsálʹnyj",
      "sense": "produced using the dorsum of the tongue",
      "word": "дорса́льный"
    },
    {
      "code": "bg",
      "lang": "Bulgarian",
      "roman": "ednoostǎr",
      "sense": "having only one sharp side",
      "word": "едноостър"
    },
    {
      "code": "fi",
      "lang": "Finnish",
      "sense": "having only one sharp side",
      "word": "yksiteräinen"
    },
    {
      "code": "ru",
      "lang": "Russian",
      "roman": "jedinoóstryj",
      "sense": "having only one sharp side",
      "word": "единоо́стрый"
    }
  ],
  "word": "dorsal"
}

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    },
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    },
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      "tags": [
        "plural"
      ]
    }
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      "args": {},
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        "Received-Pronunciation"
      ]
    },
    {
      "ipa": "/ˈdɔː.sl̩/",
      "tags": [
        "Received-Pronunciation"
      ]
    },
    {
      "ipa": "/ˈdɔɹ.səl/",
      "tags": [
        "General-American"
      ]
    },
    {
      "rhymes": "-ɔː(ɹ)səl"
    }
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    {
      "sense": "hanging",
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}

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      "source": "w"
    },
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      "kind": "lifeform",
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        "Animals",
        "Body",
        "List of sets",
        "Lifeforms",
        "All topics",
        "All sets",
        "Nature",
        "Fundamental"
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    },
    {
      "kind": "topical",
      "name": "Armor",
      "parents": [
        "Technology",
        "All topics",
        "Fundamental"
      ],
      "source": "w"
    }
  ],
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    {
      "word": "aleta dorsal"
    }
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      "args": {
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    }
  ],
  "etymology_text": "From dors +‎ -al.",
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    {
      "form": "dorsals",
      "tags": [
        "feminine",
        "masculine",
        "plural"
      ]
    }
  ],
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    {
      "args": {
        "1": "mf"
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      "expansion": "dorsal (masculine and feminine plural dorsals)",
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    }
  ],
  "lang": "Catalan",
  "lang_code": "ca",
  "pos": "adj",
  "word": "dorsal"
}

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  "categories": [
    {
      "kind": "other",
      "name": "Catalan feminine nouns with no feminine ending",
      "parents": [],
      "source": "w"
    },
    {
      "kind": "lifeform",
      "name": "Animal body parts",
      "parents": [
        "Body parts",
        "Animals",
        "Body",
        "List of sets",
        "Lifeforms",
        "All topics",
        "All sets",
        "Nature",
        "Fundamental"
      ],
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    },
    {
      "kind": "topical",
      "name": "Armor",
      "parents": [
        "Technology",
        "All topics",
        "Fundamental"
      ],
      "source": "w"
    }
  ],
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    {
      "args": {
        "1": "ca",
        "2": "dors",
        "3": "-al"
      },
      "expansion": "dors +‎ -al",
      "name": "af"
    }
  ],
  "etymology_text": "From dors +‎ -al.",
  "forms": [
    {
      "form": "dorsals",
      "tags": [
        "plural"
      ]
    }
  ],
  "head_templates": [
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "m"
      },
      "expansion": "dorsal m (plural dorsals)",
      "name": "ca-noun"
    }
  ],
  "lang": "Catalan",
  "lang_code": "ca",
  "pos": "noun",
  "word": "dorsal"
}

{
  "categories": [
    {
      "kind": "other",
      "name": "Catalan feminine nouns with no feminine ending",
      "parents": [],
      "source": "w"
    },
    {
      "kind": "lifeform",
      "name": "Animal body parts",
      "parents": [
        "Body parts",
        "Animals",
        "Body",
        "List of sets",
        "Lifeforms",
        "All topics",
        "All sets",
        "Nature",
        "Fundamental"
      ],
      "source": "w"
    },
    {
      "kind": "topical",
      "name": "Armor",
      "parents": [
        "Technology",
        "All topics",
        "Fundamental"
      ],
      "source": "w"
    }
  ],
  "derived": [
    {
      "word": "dorsal oceànica"
    }
  ],
  "etymology_templates": [
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "ca",
        "2": "dors",
        "3": "-al"
      },
      "expansion": "dors +‎ -al",
      "name": "af"
    }
  ],
  "etymology_text": "From dors +‎ -al.",
  "forms": [
    {
      "form": "dorsals",
      "tags": [
        "plural"
      ]
    }
  ],
  "head_templates": [
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "f"
      },
      "expansion": "dorsal f (plural dorsals)",
      "name": "ca-noun"
    }
  ],
  "lang": "Catalan",
  "lang_code": "ca",
  "pos": "noun",
  "word": "dorsal"
}

{
  "derived": [
    {
      "word": "épine dorsale"
    },
    {
      "word": "nageoire dorsale"
    }
  ],
  "etymology_templates": [
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "fr",
        "2": "fro",
        "3": "-"
      },
      "expansion": "Old French",
      "name": "inh"
    },
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "fr",
        "2": "la",
        "3": "dorsum"
      },
      "expansion": "Latin dorsum",
      "name": "der"
    },
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "fro",
        "2": "-al"
      },
      "expansion": "-al",
      "name": "m"
    }
  ],
  "etymology_text": "From Old French, from Latin dorsum with adjective-forming suffix -al.",
  "forms": [
    {
      "form": "dorsale",
      "tags": [
        "feminine",
        "singular"
      ]
    },
    {
      "form": "dorsaux",
      "tags": [
        "masculine",
        "plural"
      ]
    },
    {
      "form": "dorsales",
      "tags": [
        "feminine",
        "plural"
      ]
    }
  ],
  "head_templates": [
    {
      "args": {},
      "expansion": "dorsal (feminine singular dorsale, masculine plural dorsaux, feminine plural dorsales)",
      "name": "fr-adj"
    }
  ],
  "lang": "French",
  "lang_code": "fr",
  "pos": "adj",
  "sounds": [
    {
      "ipa": "/dɔʁ.sal/"
    },
    {
      "audio": "LL-Q150 (fra)-VictorDtmtc-dorsal.wav",
      "mp3_url": "https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/transcoded/1/1a/LL-Q150_%28fra%29-VictorDtmtc-dorsal.wav/LL-Q150_%28fra%29-VictorDtmtc-dorsal.wav.mp3",
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      "text": "audio"
    }
  ],
  "word": "dorsal"
}

{
  "head_templates": [
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "-"
      },
      "expansion": "dorsal (not comparable)",
      "name": "de-adj"
    }
  ],
  "inflection": [
    {
      "1": "dorsal",
      "template_name": "de-decl-adj-notcomp"
    }
  ],
  "lang": "German",
  "lang_code": "de",
  "pos": "adj",
  "sounds": [
    {
      "ipa": "/dɔʁˈzaːl/"
    },
    {
      "rhymes": "-aːl"
    },
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      "audio": "De-dorsal.ogg",
      "mp3_url": "https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/transcoded/8/87/De-dorsal.ogg/De-dorsal.ogg.mp3",
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      "text": "Audio"
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  ],
  "word": "dorsal"
}

{
  "head_templates": [
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "ia",
        "10": "le {{{sup2}}}",
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        "3": "not comparable",
        "4": "",
        "5": "",
        "6": "-",
        "7": "",
        "8": "le -",
        "9": "",
        "head": ""
      },
      "expansion": "dorsal (not comparable)",
      "name": "head"
    },
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "-"
      },
      "expansion": "dorsal (not comparable)",
      "name": "ia-adj"
    }
  ],
  "lang": "Interlingua",
  "lang_code": "ia",
  "pos": "adj",
  "word": "dorsal"
}

{
  "categories": [],
  "forms": [
    {
      "form": "dorsais",
      "tags": [
        "plural"
      ]
    }
  ],
  "head_templates": [
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "dorsa",
        "2": "l"
      },
      "expansion": "dorsal m or f (plural dorsais, comparable)",
      "name": "pt-adj"
    }
  ],
  "lang": "Portuguese",
  "lang_code": "pt",
  "pos": "adj",
  "sounds": [
    {
      "rhymes": "-al"
    },
    {
      "rhymes": "-aw"
    }
  ],
  "word": "dorsal"
}

{
  "etymology_templates": [
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "ro",
        "2": "fr",
        "3": "dorsal"
      },
      "expansion": "French dorsal",
      "name": "bor"
    }
  ],
  "etymology_text": "From French dorsal",
  "forms": [
    {
      "form": "dorsală",
      "tags": [
        "feminine",
        "singular"
      ]
    },
    {
      "form": "dorsali",
      "tags": [
        "masculine",
        "plural"
      ]
    },
    {
      "form": "dorsale",
      "tags": [
        "feminine",
        "neuter",
        "plural"
      ]
    }
  ],
  "head_templates": [
    {
      "args": {},
      "expansion": "dorsal m or n (feminine singular dorsală, masculine plural dorsali, feminine and neuter plural dorsale)",
      "name": "ro-adj"
    }
  ],
  "inflection": [
    {
      "template_name": "ro-decl-adj"
    }
  ],
  "lang": "Romanian",
  "lang_code": "ro",
  "pos": "adj",
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}

{
  "categories": [],
  "derived": [
    {
      "word": "aleta dorsal"
    },
    {
      "word": "espina dorsal"
    },
    {
      "word": "toracodorsal"
    }
  ],
  "etymology_templates": [
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "es",
        "2": "la",
        "3": "dorsālis"
      },
      "expansion": "Latin dorsālis",
      "name": "der"
    }
  ],
  "etymology_text": "From Latin dorsālis.",
  "forms": [
    {
      "form": "dorsales",
      "tags": [
        "plural"
      ]
    }
  ],
  "head_templates": [
    {
      "args": {},
      "expansion": "dorsal (plural dorsales)",
      "name": "es-adj"
    }
  ],
  "lang": "Spanish",
  "lang_code": "es",
  "pos": "adj",
  "sounds": [
    {
      "ipa": "/doɾˈsal/"
    },
    {
      "ipa": "[d̪oɾˈsal]"
    },
    {
      "rhymes": "-al"
    }
  ],
  "word": "dorsal"
}

{
  "categories": [],
  "derived": [
    {
      "word": "dorsal ancho"
    }
  ],
  "etymology_templates": [
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "es",
        "2": "la",
        "3": "dorsālis"
      },
      "expansion": "Latin dorsālis",
      "name": "der"
    }
  ],
  "etymology_text": "From Latin dorsālis.",
  "forms": [
    {
      "form": "dorsales",
      "tags": [
        "plural"
      ]
    }
  ],
  "head_templates": [
    {
      "args": {
        "1": "m"
      },
      "expansion": "dorsal m (plural dorsales)",
      "name": "es-noun"
    }
  ],
  "lang": "Spanish",
  "lang_code": "es",
  "pos": "noun",
  "related": [
    {
      "word": "dorso"
    }
  ],
  "sounds": [
    {
      "ipa": "/doɾˈsal/"
    },
    {
      "ipa": "[d̪oɾˈsal]"
    },
    {
      "rhymes": "-al"
    }
  ],
  "word": "dorsal"
}

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