muelle

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin mollis, mollem (soft), from earlier *molduis, from Proto-Indo-European *(h₂)moldus (soft, weak), from *mel- (soft, weak, tender).

Adjective[edit]

muelle (plural muelles)

  1. soft, mild
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Noun[edit]

muelle m (plural muelles)

  1. spring (device made of flexible or coiled material)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Catalan moll (mole, jetty), from Latin mōles (mass, mole, jetty).

Noun[edit]

muelle m (plural muelles)

  1. wharf, quay, pier
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