[ hăm′yə-lər ]
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?
Question 1 of 11
Which of the following animal names traces its immediate origin to Portuguese?
Words nearby hamular
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Example sentences from the Web for hamular
They slope obliquely forwards, and end in curved, compressed, hamular processes.
The squamosal is drawn out into a postglenoid process, and the hamular process of the pterygoid is prominent.The Vertebrate Skeleton|Sidney H. Reynolds