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DISCOVER THE INFLUENCE OF PORTUGUESE ON ENGLISH VIA THIS QUIZ!

We’ve gathered some interesting words donated to English from Portuguese … as well as some that just don’t translate at all. Do you know what they mean?
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Which of the following animal names traces its immediate origin to Portuguese?

Words nearby CT scan

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Medical definitions for CT scan

CT scan
[ sē ]

n.

CAT scan
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Scientific definitions for CT scan

CT scan
[ sē ]

See CAT scan.
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