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[nair-eez] /ˈnɛər iz/

plural noun, singular naris
[nair-is] /ˈnɛər ɪs/ (Show IPA). Anatomy.
the nostrils or the nasal passages.
plural noun (sing) naris (ˈnɛərɪs)
(anatomy) the nostrils

“nostrils,” 1690s, from Latin nares, plural of naris “nostril,” from PIE root *nas- (see nose (n.)).


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