Amygdaline



of, relating to, or resembling an almond.
Historical Examples

Amygdalin, amygdaline, a-mig′da-lin, n. a crystalline principle existing in the kernel of bitter almonds.
Chambers’s Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 1 of 4: A-D) Various

adjective
(anatomy) of or relating to a tonsil
of or resembling almonds

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

Relating to or resembling an almond.

Relating to or characteristic of a tonsil or an amygdala.

Tonsillar.

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