tronco

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin truncus.

Noun[edit]

tronco m (plural troncos)

  1. trunk (of a tree)
  2. torso

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin truncus.

Adjective[edit]

tronco (feminine singular tronca, masculine plural tronchi, feminine plural tronche)

  1. truncated
    parole tronche
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  2. cut off, mutilated
    Synonyms: mozzato, mutilato
  3. broken, incomplete
    Synonyms: interrotto, incompleto

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

tronco m (plural tronchi)

  1. trunk, log
  2. (anatomy) trunk, torso
  3. section, branch
    Synonyms: tratto, diramazione

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

tronco

  1. first-person singular present of troncare

Anagrams[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

tronco (2)

Etymology[edit]

From Latin truncus (tree trunk; trunk of a human; cut-off piece).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tronco m (plural troncos)

  1. (botany) tree trunk
    Synonyms: caule, estipe, haste
  2. (anatomy) trunk; torso
    Synonyms: torso
  3. in a tree structure, a major branch from which smaller branches stem
    Synonyms: talo
  4. (linguistics) a language family which is not a subfamily (that is, the topmost family of a language family tree)
  5. (geometry) frustum (the portion of a solid hat lies between two parallel planes)
  6. stocks (type of device for public humiliation and punishment)
    Synonyms: vira-mundo
  7. (historical, colonial Brazil) a post where slaves were tied to be flogged

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Further reading[edit]


Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin truncus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tronco m (plural troncos)

  1. trunk (tree trunk)
  2. torso

Noun[edit]

tronco m (plural troncos, feminine tronca)

  1. (colloquial, Spain) guy, dude

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