adenoide

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See also: adénoïde

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

adeno- +‎ -oide

Adjective[edit]

adenoide (masculine and feminine plural adenoidi)

  1. adenoid (attributive), adenoidal

Noun[edit]

adenoide f (plural adenoidi)

  1. (chiefly in the plural) adenoids

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

adenoide f (plural adenoides)

  1. (anatomy) adenoid (mass of lymphatic tissue situated posterior to the nasal cavity)

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /adeˈnoide/, [aðeˈnoi̯ðe]

Noun[edit]

adenoide f (plural adenoides)

  1. (chiefly in the plural) adenoid

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