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amygdaline

[uh-mig-duh-lin, -lahyn] /əˈmɪg də lɪn, -ˌlaɪn/
adjective
1.
of, pertaining to, or resembling an almond.
Origin
1725-1735
1725-35; < Latin amygdalinus < Greek amygdálinos of almonds. See amygdala, -ine1
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British Dictionary definitions for amygdaline

amygdaline

/əˈmɪɡdəlɪn; -ˌlaɪn/
adjective
1.
(anatomy) of or relating to a tonsil
2.
of or resembling almonds
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amygdaline in Medicine

amygdaline a·myg·da·line (ə-mĭg'də-lĭn, -līn')
adj.

  1. Relating to or resembling an almond.

  2. Relating to or characteristic of a tonsil or an amygdala.

  3. Tonsillar.

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