Oral (not comparable)
NounOral (plural Orals)
- (countable) A spoken test or examination, particularly in a language class.
- (countable) A physical examination of the mouth.
- (uncountable) oral sex.
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- IPA: /ˈɔːɹəl/
- Rhymes: -ɔːrəl
- Oral in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913
- Oral in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911
- Relating to the mouth.