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amygdaloid

adjective amyg·da·loid \-ˌlid\

Definition of AMYGDALOID

1
:  almond-shaped
2
:  of, relating to, or affecting an amygdala

Origin of AMYGDALOID

Greek amygdaloeidēs, from amygdalē
First Known Use: 1836
Medical Dictionary

amygdaloid

adjective amyg·da·loid \-ˌlid\

Medical Definition of AMYGDALOID

1
:  almond-shaped
2
:  of, relating to, or affecting an amygdala <amygdaloid lesions>

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