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486 Nouns That End With AL

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abdominal the muscles of the abdomen ab, abdominal muscle
abettal the verbal act of urging on instigation, abetment
aboriginal an indigenous person who was born in a particular place native, indigen, indigene, aborigine
accidental a musical notation that makes a note sharp or flat or natural although that is not part of the key signature -
accrual the act of accumulating accruement, accumulation
accusal a formal charge of wrongdoing brought against a person; the act of imputing blame or guilt accusation
acetal any organic compound formed by adding alcohol molecules to aldehyde molecules -
acquittal a judgment of not guilty -
admiral the supreme commander of a fleet; ranks above a vice admiral and below a fleet admiral full admiral
admiral any of several brightly colored butterflies -
adrenal either of a pair of complex endocrine glands situated near the kidney suprarenal gland, adrenal gland
adverbial a word or group of words function as an adverb -
advertorial an advertisement that is written and presented in the style of an editorial or journalistic report -
aerial a pass to a receiver downfield from the passer forward pass
aerial an electrical device that sends or receives radio or television signals antenna, transmitting aerial
agal a cord (usually of goat's hair) that Arabs (especially Bedouins) wind around their heads to hold down the kaffiyeh -
ammonal Ammonal is an explosive made up of ammonium nitrate and aluminum powder. -
amobarbital a barbiturate with sedative and hypnotic effects; used to relieve insomnia and as an anticonvulsant -
anatomical an expression that relates to anatomy anatomical reference
animal a living organism characterized by voluntary movement fauna, creature, beast, brute, animate being
annual (botany) a plant that completes its entire life cycle within the space of a year -
annual a reference book that is published regularly once every year yearbook, yearly
antibacterial any drug that destroys bacteria or inhibits their growth bactericide, antibacterial drug
antidiarrheal a drug used to control or stop diarrhea antidiarrheal drug
antifungal any agent that destroys or prevents the growth of fungi antifungal agent, antimycotic, antimycotic agent, fungicide
antimalarial a medicinal drug used to prevent or treat malaria antimalarial drug
antimicrobial an agent (as heat or radiation or a chemical) that destroys microorganisms that might carry disease disinfectant, germicide, antimicrobic
antiphonal bound collection of antiphons antiphonary
antipodal the relation of opposition along a diameter diametrical opposition, antipodal opposition
antiprotozoal a medicinal drug used to fight diseases (like malaria) that are caused by protozoa antiprotozoal drug
antiviral any drug that destroys viruses antiviral agent, antiviral drug
appeal earnest or urgent request prayer, entreaty
appeal attractiveness that interests or pleases or stimulates charm, appealingness
appeal (law) a legal proceeding in which the appellant resorts to a higher court for the purpose of obtaining a review of a lower court decision and a reversal of the lower court's judgment or the granting of a new trial -
appeal request for a sum of money solicitation, collection, ingathering
appraisal the classification of someone or something with respect to its worth assessment
appraisal a document appraising the value of something (as for insurance or taxation) estimate, estimation
appraisal an expert estimation of the quality, quantity, and other characteristics of someone or something -
apprisal informing by words notification, telling
approval the formal act of approving approving, blessing
approval a feeling of liking something or someone good -
approval acceptance as satisfactory favorable reception, favourable reception
approval a message expressing a favorable opinion commendation
argal wild sheep of semidesert regions in central Asia Ovis ammon, argali
arousal the act of arousing rousing
arousal a state of heightened physiological activity -
arousal awakening from sleep -
arousal mutual sexual fondling prior to sexual intercourse stimulation, foreplay
arrival accomplishment of an objective reaching
arrival the act of arriving at a certain place -
arrival someone who arrives (or has arrived) comer, arriver
arsenal all the weapons and equipment that a country has armory, armoury
arsenal a military structure where arms and ammunition and other military equipment are stored and training is given in the use of arms armory, armoury
arsenal a place where arms are manufactured armory, armoury
arsenical a pesticide or drug containing arsenic -
astragal the bone in the ankle that articulates with the leg bones to form the ankle joint talus, anklebone, astragalus
astragal a beaded molding for edging or decorating furniture bead, beading, beadwork
audiovisual materials using sight or sound to present information audiovisual aid
austral the basic unit of money in Argentina; equal to 100 centavos -
avowal a statement asserting the existence or the truth of something affirmation, avouchment
bacchanal someone who engages in drinking bouts drunken reveler, drunken reveller, bacchant
bacchanal a drunken reveller; a devotee of Bacchus bacchant
bacchanal a wild gathering involving excessive drinking and promiscuity riot, debauch, debauchery, drunken revelry, orgy, saturnalia, bacchanalia
balmoral a sturdy laced walking shoe -
barbital a barbiturate used as a hypnotic diethylbarbituric acid, diethylmalonylurea, veronal, barbitone
bestowal the act of conferring an honor or presenting a gift conferment, conferral, bestowment
bestowal a gift that is bestowed or conferred bestowment
betrayal an act of deliberate betrayal perfidy, treachery, treason
betrayal the quality of aiding an enemy -
betrothal a mutual promise to marry engagement, troth
betrothal the act of becoming betrothed or engaged espousal
bicentennial the 200th anniversary (or the celebration of it) bicentenary
biennial (botany) a plant having a life cycle that normally takes two seasons from germination to death to complete; flowering biennials usually bloom and fruit in the second season -
bilabial a consonant that is articulated using both lips; /p/ or /b/ or /w/ -
bilingual a person who speaks two languages fluently bilingualist
bimetal material made by bonding together sheets of two different metals -
binomial (mathematics) a quantity expressed as a sum or difference of two terms; a polynomial with two terms -
bisexual a person who is sexually attracted to both sexes bisexual person
bonemeal fertilizer made of ground bones -
borstal formerly a British reform school for youths considered too young to send to prison -
botanical a drug made from part of a plant (as the bark or root or leaves) -
bridal archaic terms for a wedding or wedding feast espousal
brinjal hairy upright herb native to southeastern Asia but widely cultivated for its large glossy edible fruit commonly used as a vegetable mad apple, eggplant, aubergine, garden egg, eggplant bush, Solanum melongena
buntal fine white Philippine fiber from stalks of unopened leaves of talipot palms; used in making hats -
burial the ritual placing of a corpse in a grave sepulture, inhumation, interment, entombment
burial concealing something under the ground burying
cabal a clique (often secret) that seeks power usually through intrigue junto, camarilla, faction
cabal a plot to carry out some harmful or illegal act (especially a political plot) conspiracy
canal (astronomy) an indistinct surface feature of Mars once thought to be a system of channels; they are now believed to be an optical illusion -
canal a bodily passage or tube lined with epithelial cells and conveying a secretion or other substance channel, duct, epithelial duct
canal long and narrow strip of water made for boats or for irrigation -
cannibal a person who eats human flesh man-eater, anthropophagite, anthropophagus
capital assets available for use in the production of further assets working capital
capital wealth in the form of money or property owned by a person or business and human resources of economic value -
capital a seat of government -
capital one of the large alphabetic characters used as the first letter in writing or printing proper names and sometimes for emphasis upper-case letter, uppercase, majuscule, capital letter
capital a center that is associated more than any other with some activity or product -
capital the upper part of a column that supports the entablature cap, chapiter
caracal of deserts of northern Africa and southern Asia desert lynx, Lynx caracal
cardinal (Roman Catholic Church) one of a group of more than 100 prominent bishops in the Sacred College who advise the Pope and elect new Popes -
cardinal the number of elements in a mathematical set; denotes a quantity but not the order cardinal number
cardinal a variable color averaging a vivid red carmine
cardinal crested thick-billed North American finch having bright red plumage in the male Richmondena Cardinalis, redbird, Cardinalis cardinalis, cardinal grosbeak
carnival a festival marked by merrymaking and processions -
carnival a frenetic disorganized (and often comic) disturbance suggestive of a large public entertainment circus
carnival a traveling show; having sideshows and rides and games of skill etc. funfair, fair
carousal revelry in drinking; a merry drinking party carouse, bender, booze-up, toot
carpal any of the eight small bones of the wrist of primates wrist bone, carpal bone
cathedral any large and important church -
cathedral the principal Christian church building of a bishop's diocese duomo
cental a United States unit of weight equivalent to 100 pounds hundredweight, quintal, short hundredweight, centner, cwt
centennial the 100th anniversary (or the celebration of it) centenary
central a workplace that serves as a telecommunications facility where lines from telephones can be connected together to permit communication exchange, telephone exchange
cereal grass whose starchy grains are used as food: wheat; rice; rye; oats; maize; buckwheat; millet cereal grass
cereal foodstuff prepared from the starchy grains of cereal grasses grain, food grain
cereal a breakfast food prepared from grain -
ceremonial a formal event performed on a special occasion observance, ceremony, ceremonial occasion
chanal thorny shrub or small tree common in central Argentina having small orange or yellow flowers followed by edible berries Geoffroea decorticans, chanar
chaparral dense vegetation consisting of stunted trees or bushes bush, scrub
charcoal a carbonaceous material obtained by heating wood or other organic matter in the absence of air wood coal
charcoal a stick of black carbon material used for drawing fusain
charcoal a very dark grey color oxford gray, oxford grey, charcoal gray, charcoal grey
charcoal a drawing made with a stick of black carbon material -
chemical material produced by or used in a reaction involving changes in atoms or molecules chemical substance
choral a stately Protestant (especially Lutheran) hymn tune chorale
classical traditional genre of music conforming to an established form and appealing to critical interest and developed musical taste serious music, classical music
coal fossil fuel consisting of carbonized vegetable matter deposited in the Carboniferous period -
coal a hot fragment of wood or coal that is left from a fire and is glowing or smoldering ember
cochineal a red dyestuff consisting of dried bodies of female cochineal insects -
cochineal Mexican red scale insect that feeds on cacti; the source of a red dye Dactylopius coccus, cochineal insect
coeval a person of nearly the same age as another contemporary
collateral a security pledged for the repayment of a loan -
colonial a resident of a colony -
commensal either of two different animal or plant species living in close association but not interdependent -
commercial a commercially sponsored ad on radio or television commercial message
committal the official act of consigning a person to confinement (as in a prison or mental hospital) commitment, consignment
committal the act of committing a crime perpetration, commission
commonweal the good of a community common good
conferral the act of conferring an honor or presenting a gift conferment, bestowal, bestowment
confessional a booth where a priest sits to hear confessions -
constitutional a regular walk taken as a form of exercise -
construal an interpretation of the meaning of something; the act of construing -
consuetudinal a manual describing the customs of a particular group (especially the ceremonial practices of a monastic order) consuetudinary
copal a brittle aromatic resin used in varnishes -
coral a variable color averaging a deep pink -
coral the hard stony skeleton of a Mediterranean coral that has a delicate red or pink color and is used for jewelry red coral, precious coral
coral unfertilized lobster roe; reddens in cooking; used as garnish or to color sauces -
coral marine colonial polyp characterized by a calcareous skeleton; masses in a variety of shapes often forming reefs -
cordial strong highly flavored sweet liquor usually drunk after a meal liqueur
cornmeal coarsely ground corn Indian meal