also lach*ry*mal adj 1 : of, relating to, associated with, located near, or constituting the glands that produce tears 2 : of or relating to tears < effusions>
n : a lacrimal anatomical part (as a lacrimal bone) .
Similar sounding terms: lac·ri·ma·le
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