An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (anatomy)
a. bone-marrow
El transplante medular salvó la vida del pequeño.The bone-marrow transplant saved the young boy's life.
b. medullary
A word or phrase that is only used by experts, professionals, or academics in a particular field (e.g. exposition).
El médico detectó ciertas anomalías medulares durante la revisión del embarazo rutinaria.The doctor detected some medullary abnormalities during the routine prenatal checkup.
2. (essential)
a. fundamental
El problema medular de nuestra economía es que los bancos no son solventes.The fundamental problem with our economy is that banks are not solvent.
b. central
El punto medular de mi discurso es que debemos trabajar mucho para conseguir nuestros objetivos.The central point of my speech is that we should work hard to achieve our goals.
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (anatomy)
a. medullary, medullar
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1 (Anatomía) bone-marrow
trasplante medular bone-marrow transplant
2 (fundamental) central; fundamental; essential
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