corcova

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Noun[edit]

corcova f (plural corcovas)

  1. hump (rounded fleshy mass, such as on a camel)

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Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin cucurvus, perhaps a reduplication of curvus (bent, crooked).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /korˈkoba/, [korˈkoβa]

Noun[edit]

corcova f (plural corcovas)

  1. hump
    Synonyms: chepa, giba, joroba
  2. curvature
    Synonym: curvatura

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