albarium

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin albārium (white stucco).

Noun[edit]

albarium

  1. (art) A form of lime, made by heating marble, used for stucco

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Shortened from albārium opus, from albārius (pertaining to the whitening of walls), from albus (white).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

albārium n (genitive albāriī); second declension

  1. white stucco; a mortar of lime, gypsum, and river sand used to cover walls and make them white.

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative albārium albāria
genitive albāriī albāriōrum
dative albāriō albāriīs
accusative albārium albāria
ablative albāriō albāriīs
vocative albārium albāria

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Adjective[edit]

albārium

  1. nominative neuter singular of albārius
  2. accusative masculine singular of albārius
  3. accusative neuter singular of albārius
  4. vocative neuter singular of albārius