actio

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From āctum +‎ -tiō, using the supine of agō (do, make).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

āctiō f (genitive āctiōnis); third declension

  1. action; a doing or performing, behavior
  2. public function, civil act
  3. (law) suit, process, action
  4. gesticulation made while speaking
  5. (drama) the action, plot, series of events

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative āctiō āctiōnēs
genitive āctiōnis āctiōnum
dative āctiōnī āctiōnibus
accusative āctiōnem āctiōnēs
ablative āctiōne āctiōnibus
vocative āctiō āctiōnēs

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