bouton

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

bouton (plural boutons)

  1. A bud-like swelling, especially one at the end of an axon

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old French boton, from Late Latin *bottōnem, of Germanic origin, or more likely from the verb bouter +‎ -on. Compare Italian bottone, Spanish botón.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

bouton m (plural boutons)

  1. button
  2. (botany) bud
  3. pimple, spot

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Jèrriais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French boton, from Late Latin *bottōnem, of Germanic origin.

Noun[edit]

bouton m (plural boutons)

  1. button