amígdala

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Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

amígdala f (plural amígdales)

  1. amygdala

Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

amígdala f (plural amígdalas)

  1. (anatomy, immunology) tonsil (small lymphatic mass on each side of the throat)
  2. (neuroanatomy) amygdala (region of the brain)
  3. (geology) amygdale; amygdule (almond-shaped inclusion in igneous rock or lava)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin amygdala, amygdalum, from Ancient Greek ἀμυγδάλη (amugdálē, almond), due to its shape.

Noun[edit]

amígdala f (plural amígdalas)

  1. amygdala