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Meaning of “tonsil” - Learner’s Dictionary

tonsil

noun [C]     /ˈtɒnsəl/
one of the two small, soft parts at the back of your mouthThe mouth and throat
Translations of “tonsil”
in Arabic لَوزة…
in Korean 편도선…
in Malaysian tonsil…
in French amygdale…
in Turkish bademcik…
in Italian tonsilla…
in Chinese (Traditional) 扁桃體…
in Russian миндалина…
in Polish migdałek…
in Vietnamese amiđan…
in Spanish amígdala…
in Portuguese amídala…
in Thai ต่อมทอนซิล…
in German die Mandel…
in Catalan amígdala…
in Japanese 扁桃(へんとう)腺…
in Indonesian tonsil…
in Chinese (Simplified) 扁桃体…
(Definition of tonsil from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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