Definition of nasopharyngeal in English:

nasopharyngeal

Pronunciation /ˈˌnāzōfəˈrinj(ē)əl/ /ˈˌneɪzoʊfəˈrɪndʒ(i)əl/

adjective

Anatomy
  • Relating to the upper part of the pharynx, connecting with the nasal cavity above the soft palate.

    ‘the roof of the nasopharyngeal cavity’
    • ‘nasopharyngeal carcinoma’