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amalgama

See also: amálgama

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

amalgama

  1. Archaic form of amalgam.
    • Burke
      They divided this their amalgama into a number of incoherent republics.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

amalgama

  1. third-person singular past historic of amalgamer

ItalianEdit

VerbEdit

amalgama

  1. third-person singular present indicative of amalgamare
  2. second-person singular imperative of amalgamare

PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

amalgama

  1. third-person singular present indicative of amalgamar
  2. second-person singular imperative of amalgamar

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /a̠ma̠lˈga̠ma̠/

Etymology 1Edit

From Medieval Latin amalgama (mercury alloy), from Ancient Greek μάλαγμα (málagma, emollient), from μαλάσσω (malássō, I soften), from μαλακός (malakós, soft).

NounEdit

amalgama f (plural amalgamas)

  1. amalgam (all senses)
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

amalgama

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of amalgamar.
  2. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of amalgamar.
  3. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of amalgamar.