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amygdule

[ uh-mig-dool, -dyool ]
/ əˈmɪg dul, -dyul /
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noun Petrology.

one of the mineral nodules in an amygdaloid.

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Also a·myg·dale [uh-mig-deyl] /əˈmɪg deɪl/ .

Origin of amygdule

First recorded in 1875–80; amygd(ala) + -ule
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