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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Amortecer (to deaden; to absorb shock) +‎ -dor.

NounEdit

amortecedor m (plural amortecedores)

  1. shock absorber (mechanical device, consisting of a spring and dashpot, to absorb shocks.)
  2. anything that absorbs a shock

AdjectiveEdit

amortecedor m (feminine singular amortecedora, masculine plural amortecedores, feminine plural amortecedoras, comparable)

  1. shock-absorbing

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