16 letter words ending in al

Aethiops mineral () Same as Ethiops mineral.

Agrostographical (a.) Pertaining to agrostography.

Alcoholometrical (a.) Alt. of Alcoholmetrical

Anthropometrical (a.) Pertaining to anthropometry.

Anthropopathical (a.) Of or pertaining to anthropopathy.

Anthropophagical (a.) Relating to cannibalism or anthropophagy.

Apophthegmatical (a.) Same as Apothegmatic.

Attorney-general (n.) The chief law officer of the state, empowered to act in all litigation in which the law-executing power is a party, and to advise this supreme executive whenever required.

Autobiographical (a.) Pertaining to, or containing, autobiography; as, an autobiographical sketch.

Characteristical (a.) Characteristic.

Circumesophageal (a.) Circumesophagal.

Circumlocutional (a.) Relating to, or consisting of, circumlocutions; periphrastic; circuitous.

Crustaceological (a.) Pertaining to crustaceology.

Crystallogenical (a.) Pertaining to the production of crystals; crystal-producing; as, crystallogenic attraction.

Deuterocanonical (a.) Pertaining to a second canon, or ecclesiastical writing of inferior authority; -- said of the Apocrypha, certain Epistles, etc.

Electro-chemical (a.) Of or pertaining to electro-chemistry.

Electro-metrical (a.) Pertaining to electrometry; made by means of electrometer; as, an electrometrical experiment.

Extraterritorial (a.) Beyond the limits of a territory or particular jurisdiction; exterritorial.

Gastrointestinal (a.) Of or pertaining to the stomach and intestines; gastroenteric.

Glossopharyngeal (a.) Pertaining to both the tongue and the pharynx; -- applied especially to the ninth pair of cranial nerves, which are distributed to the pharynx and tongue. -- n. One of the glossopharyngeal nerves.

Governor general () A governor who has lieutenant or deputy governors under him; as, the governor general of Canada, of India.

Helminthological (a.) Of or pertaining to helminthology.

Hermaphroditical (a.) Partaking of the characteristics of both sexes; characterized by hermaphroditism.

Infraterritorial (a.) Within the territory of a state.

Intercontinental (a.) Between or among continents; subsisting or carried on between continents; as, intercontinental relations or commerce.

Interequinoctial (a.) Coming between the equinoxes.

Intraterritorial (a.) Within the territory or a territory.

Lichenographical (a.) Of or pertaining to lichenography.

Lieno-intestinal (a.) Of or pertaining to the spleen and intestine; as, the lieno-intestinal vein of the frog.

Micro-geological (a.) Of or pertaining to micro-geology.

Ophthalmological (a.) Of or pertaining to ophthalmology.

Orbitosphenoidal (a.) Of or pertaining to the orbitosphenoid bone; orbitosphenoid.

Paragraphistical (a.) Of or relating to a paragraphist.

Philosophistical (a.) Of or pertaining to the love or practice of sophistry.

Plano-horizontal (a.) Having a level horizontal surface or position.

Pleuroperitoneal (a.) Of or pertaining to the pleural and peritoneal membranes or cavities, or to the pleuroperitoneum.

Promerphological (a.) Relating to promorphology; as, a promorphological conception.

Saccharimetrical (a.) Of or pertaining to saccharimetry; obtained by saccharimetry.

Stoichiometrical (a.) Of or pertaining to stoichiometry; employed in, or obtained by, stoichiometry.

Supersubstantial (a.) More than substantial; spiritual.

Superterrestrial (a.) Being above the earth, or above what belongs to the earth.

Supra-esophageal (a.) Situated above, or on the dorsal side of, the esophagus; as, the supra-esophageal ganglion of Crustacea.

Supra-oesophagal (a.) See Supra-esophagal.

Tracheobronchial (a.) Pertaining both to the tracheal and bronchial tubes, or to their junction; -- said of the syrinx of certain birds.

Transcontinental (a.) Extending or going across a continent; as, a transcontinental railroad or journey.

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Mark McCracken

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