absorbens

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Present active participle of absorbeō (absorb).

Participle[edit]

absorbēns m, f, n (genitive absorbentis); third declension

  1. swallowing down, devouring
  2. absorbing, submerging
  3. (figuratively) absorbing, engrossing

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative absorbēns absorbēns absorbentēs absorbentia
genitive absorbentis absorbentis absorbentium absorbentium
dative absorbentī absorbentī absorbentibus absorbentibus
accusative absorbentem absorbēns absorbentēs absorbentia
ablative absorbente
absorbentī 1
absorbente
absorbentī 1
absorbentibus absorbentibus
vocative absorbēns absorbēns absorbentēs absorbentia

1 When used purely as an adjective.