costal

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From French costal, from Medieval Latin costalis, from Latin costa (rib).

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Adjective[edit]

costal (not comparable)

  1. Pertaining to a rib.
  2. (biology) Pertaining to a costa
    1. (entomology) Pertaining to the costa and/or to the wing areas next to it

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Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

cost +‎ -al

Adjective[edit]

costal

  1. valuable, precious, sumptuous, costly

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Spanish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

costal m (plural costales)

  1. sack made of cheap materials, used to transport grain
    Tráeme tres costales de azúcar. - Bring me three sacks of sugar.

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