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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Either of two masses of lymphatic tissue one on each side of the oral pharynx.

Usage examples (32)
  • He had tonsil cancer, which had spread to his bones.
  • If your son needed tonsil surgery, would you get it?
  • Can you recall the first time you played tonsil hockey?
  • The doctor decided he had "tonsil-eatus" -- a funny name. for more
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