from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Of, relating to, or resembling an almond.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of, pertaining to, or resembling, almonds.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to or resembling the almond. Pertaining to the amygdala of the brain.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. related to or resembling an almond


Latin amygdalinus, from Greek amugdalinos, from amugdalē, almond.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)



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