affectio

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Etymology[edit]

From afficiō (exert an influence on the body or mind).

Noun[edit]

affectiō f (genitive affectiōnis); third declension

  1. The relation or disposition towards something produced in a person.
  2. A change in the state of the body or mind of a person; feeling, emotion.
  3. Love, affection or good will towards somebody.
  4. Will, volition, inclination.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative affectiō affectiōnēs
genitive affectiōnis affectiōnum
dative affectiōnī affectiōnibus
accusative affectiōnem affectiōnēs
ablative affectiōne affectiōnibus
vocative affectiō affectiōnēs

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