-ure

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French, from Latin -tūra.

Suffix[edit]

-ure

  1. (non-productive) A process; a condition; a result of an action
  2. (non-productive) An official entity or function.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin -tūram, the accusative case of -tūra.

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-ure

  1. Used to form nouns describing the result of an action.
    brûlerbrûlure, blesserblessure

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