amygdule

noun amyg·dule \əˈmigˌd(y)ül, ˈamig-\
variants: less commonly

amygdale

\-ˌdā(ə)l\

Definition of amygdule

plural

-s

  1. :  one of the rounded nodules occurring in an amygdaloid

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Origin and Etymology of amygdule

irregular from amygdal- + -ule


First Known Use: 1847


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