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Spanish Word of the Day: Lúnula

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Lúnula

Léxico relacionado con el cuidado de las manos II

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 10/11/2009
Word: Lúnula
(LÚ-nu-la), sustantivo femenino.
English: Lunule
Etymology: Del latín lunula,
Meaning: Espacio blanquecino semilunar de la raíz de las uñas.
Topic:Léxico relacionado con el cuidado de las manos II
Example:

En los adultos, la uña es mas dura y resistente apreciándose siempre la presencia de lúnula (espacio blanquecino semilunar de la raíz de las uñas).

Pronunciation: