aurícula

See also: auricula

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin auricula (outer ear). Doublet of orella.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

aurícula f (plural aurícules)

  1. (anatomy) pinna, auricle (the visible part of the ear that resides outside of the head)
    Synonym: pavelló
  2. (anatomy) atrium (one of two upper chambers of the heart)
  3. (botany) auricle (any appendage in the shape of an earlobe)

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin auricula (outer ear). Doublet of orelha.

NounEdit

aurícula f (plural aurículas)

  1. (anatomy) auricle (ear-shaped appendage of the atrium of the heart)
  2. (botany) auricle (appendage in the shape of an earlobe)

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Further readingEdit

  • aurícula” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin auricula (outer ear). Doublet of oreja.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /auˈɾikula/, [au̯ˈɾikula]

NounEdit

aurícula f (plural aurículas)

  1. (anatomy) atrium (one of two upper chambers of the heart)

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit