granule

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See also: granulé

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin granulum, diminutive of Latin granum (grain); see grain.

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Noun[edit]

granule (plural granules)

  1. A tiny grain, a small particle.
  2. (biology) A small structure in a cell.
  3. (geology) A particle from 2 to 4 mm in diameter, following the Wentworth scale
  4. (astronomy) a small mark in the photosphere of the sun caused by convection currents. See also Wikipedia:Granule (solar physics).

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French[edit]

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Verb[edit]

granule

  1. first-person singular present indicative of granuler
  2. third-person singular present indicative of granuler
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of granuler
  4. first-person singular present subjunctive of granuler
  5. second-person singular imperative of granuler

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Verb[edit]

granule

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of granular.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of granular.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of granular.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of granular.