aixella

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan [Term?] (compare Occitan aissèla), from Vulgar Latin *axella, Late Latin ascella (compare French aisselle, Italian ascella), from Latin axilla. Doublet of the borrowed form axil·la.

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Noun[edit]

aixella f (plural aixelles)

  1. (anatomy) armpit
    Synonym: axil·la

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