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From amyl +‎ -oid.

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amyloid (plural amyloids)

  1. A waxy compound of protein and polysaccharides that is found deposited in tissues in amyloidosis.
  2. Any of various starchlike substances.

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amyloid (comparative more amyloid, superlative most amyloid)

  1. Containing or resembling starch.
  2. (mycology) Applied to a mushroom that turns blue-black upon application of Melzer's reagent

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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /amyloˈiːt/
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amyloid (comparative amyloider, superlative am amyloidesten)

  1. amyloid

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amyloid m inan

  1. (medicine) amyloid (protein compound)

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  • amyloid in Polish dictionaries at PWN