flagelo

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

flagelo m (plural flagelos)

  1. scourge; a whip, especially one used to hit people
  2. scourge (a persistent pest, illness, or source of trouble)
  3. (microbiology) flagellum (whip-like appendage in bacteria and protists)

Synonyms[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin flagellum.

Noun[edit]

flagelo m (plural flagelos)

  1. A whip.
  2. (biology) flagellum
  3. calamity, sorrow, affliction
  4. disaster

Verb[edit]

flagelo

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of flagelar.