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GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin truncus.

NounEdit

tronco m (plural troncos)

  1. trunk (of a tree)
  2. torso

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin truncus.

AdjectiveEdit

tronco (feminine singular tronca, masculine plural tronchi, feminine plural tronche)

  1. truncated
    parole tronche
    (please add an English translation of this usage example)
  2. cut off, mutilated
    Synonyms: mozzato, mutilato
  3. broken, incomplete
    Synonyms: interrotto, incompleto

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

tronco m (plural tronchi)

  1. (botany) trunk, log
    Synonym: fusto
  2. (anatomy) trunk, torso
    Synonym: fusto
  3. (figuratively) section, branch
    Synonyms: tratto, diramazione

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

tronco

  1. first-person singular present of troncare

AnagramsEdit


PortugueseEdit

 
tronco (2)

EtymologyEdit

From Latin truncus (tree trunk; trunk of a human; cut-off piece).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tronco m (plural troncos)

  1. (botany) tree trunk
    Synonyms: caule, estipe, haste
  2. (anatomy) trunk; torso
    Synonym: torso
  3. in a tree structure, a major branch from which smaller branches stem
    Synonym: talo
  4. (linguistics) a language family which is not a subfamily (that is, the topmost family of a language family tree)
  5. (geometry) frustum (the portion of a solid hat lies between two parallel planes)
  6. stocks (type of device for public humiliation and punishment)
    Synonym: vira-mundo
  7. (historical, colonial Brazil) a post where slaves were tied to be flogged
  8. prison, jail
    Synonyms: cadeia, prisão, cárcere

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch: tronk

Further readingEdit


SpanishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Latin truncus. Cognate with English trunk.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tronco m (plural troncos)

  1. trunk (tree trunk)
  2. torso

NounEdit

tronco m (plural troncos, feminine tronca, feminine plural troncas)

  1. (colloquial, Spain) guy, dude

SynonymsEdit