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Meaning of CORONAL

Pronunciation:  [adj]ku'rownl, [n]'korunl, ku'rownul

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  flower arrangement consisting of a circular band of foliage or flowers for ornamental purposes

CORONAL is a 7 letter word that starts with C.


 Synonyms: chaplet, garland, lei, wreath
 See Also: bay wreath, crown, flower arrangement, laurel wreath, laurels



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Cor"o*nal\ (k?r"?-nal or, esp. in science, k?-r?"nal;
    277), a. [L. coronalis: cf. F. coronal.]
    1. Of or pertaining to a corona (in any of the senses).
             The coronal light during the eclipse is faint.
    2. Of or pertaining to a king's crown, or coronation.
             The law and his coronal oath require his undeniable
             assent to what laws the Parliament agree upon.
    3. Of or pertaining to the top of the head or skull.
    4. (Zo["o]l.) Of or pertaining to the shell of a sea urchin.
    {Coronal suture} (Anat.), a suture extending across the skull
       between the parietal and frontal bones; the
       fronto-parietal suture.
  2. \Cor"o*nal\, n.
    1. A crown; wreath; garland. --Spenser.
    2. The frontal bone, over which the ancients wore their
       coron[ae] or garlands. --Hooper.