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Definition of anal adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    anal

     adjective
    adjective
    BrE BrE//ˈeɪnl//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈeɪnl//
     
     
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  1. 1connected with or located near the anus the anal region The anal fin in the bream extends almost to the tail.
  2. 2(also anal-retentive) (disapproving) caring too much about small details and about how things are organized
  3. Word Origin mid 18th cent.: from modern Latin analis, from Latin anus, originally ‘a ring’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: anal

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