têmpora

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See also: tempora and Tempora

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin tempora, from tempus (temple).

Noun[edit]

têmpora f (plural têmporas)

  1. (anatomy) temple (the thinner part of the side of the skull)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin tempora, plural of tempus (time; period).

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têmpora f (plural têmporas)

  1. (Roman Catholicism, historical, usually in the plural) a day of fasting formerly prescribed for the Wednesday, Friday and Saturday of the first week of each season