of or relating to the ear or to the sense of hearing.
He could hear them aurally now, but he kept watching them, esper-fashion.
The Legion of Lazarus Edmond Hamilton
of or relating to the sense or organs of hearing; auricular
of or relating to an aura
1847, “pertaining to the ear,” from Latin auris “ear” (see ear (n.1)) + -al (1). Meaning “received or perceived by ear” is attested from 1860. Related: Aurally.
aural au·ral1 (ôr’əl)
Relating to or perceived by the ear.
aural au·ral2 (ôr’əl)
Characterized by or relating to an aura.
a yellow, crystalline solid, C 17 H 22 ClN 3 , soluble in water, alcohol, and ether, used chiefly as a dye for paper and leather. Historical Examples One of these dyes is a fine basic yellow known as “auramine,” which is a derivative of diphenylmethane. Coal Raphael Meldola It is interesting to notice that […]
a city in W India, in Maharashtra state; a historic Mogul capital. Contemporary Examples At the same time, in the nearby city of Aurangabad, girls are learning to hate the pageant. Models vs. Militants: Nisha Pahuja’s Film Shows Two Worlds of Indian Women Abigail Pesta May 4, 2012 Historical Examples Ajan′ta, a village and ravine […]
1618–1707, Mogul emperor of Hindustan 1658–1707. Historical Examples Unattractive as his character was, it contained at least some elements Aurangzeb. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 14, Slice 4 Various Aurangzeb tried to take it in 1649 with 5000 men, but failed. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 6 Various The keen eye of Aurangzeb […]
a gold-containing compound, C 20 H 34 AuO 9 PS, used orally in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis. auranofin au·ran·o·fin (ô-rān’ə-fĭn) n. A compound of radiogold colloid used to treat rheumatoid arthritis.