- Of or relating to the anus.
- Relating to or characterized by a preoccupation with order and detail.
Late 19th century: from greek analkos "unable to endure," from an- "not" + algos "pain".
- The doctor performed an anal exam.
- Anal cancer is a rare form of cancer.
- He had an anal personality and always needed everything to be perfect.
- The anal stage of development is the second stage of psychosexual development.
- Anal sex is a form of sexual activity that involves the anus.