[eyn-l] /ˈeɪn l/
of, pertaining to, involving, or near the anus.
of, relating to, or near the anus
1769, from Modern Latin analis “of the anus;” see anus. Anal-retentive first attested 1957, in psychological jargon. Anal sex attested as such from 1966.
anal a·nal (ā’nəl)
noun 1. an international agreement on postal rates and services.
adjective constructed using a framework of upright and horizontal beams
- Post-and-beam construction
[pohst-uh n-beem] /ˈpoʊst ənˈbim/ noun, Building Trades. 1. wall construction in which beams rather than studs are used to support heavy posts.
- Post-and-rail fence
noun 1. a fence constructed of upright wooden posts with horizontal timber slotted through it