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a·myg·da·loid

 (ə-mĭg′də-loid′)
n.
A volcanic rock containing many amygdules.
adj. also a·myg·da·loi·dal (-loi′dl)
1. Shaped like an almond.
2. Anatomy Of or relating to the amygdala.
3. Resembling a volcanic rock that contains many amygdules.

[Latin amygdala, almond; see amygdala + -oid.]
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amygdaloidal

(əˌmɪɡdəˈlɔɪdəl)
adj
1. (Geological Science) (of a volcanic rock) containing amygdales
2. (Geological Science) a less common form of amygdaloid2
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Adj.1.amygdaloidal - shaped like an almondamygdaloidal - shaped like an almond    
rounded - curving and somewhat round in shape rather than jagged; "low rounded hills"; "rounded shoulders"
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