arbutus

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Etymology[edit]

From New Latin Arbutus (genus name), from Latin arbutus.

Noun[edit]

arbutus (plural arbutuses)

  1. A flowering plant in the genus Arbutus: the strawberry tree.
  2. Epigaea repens, the mayflower, the trailing arbutus.
  3. Arbute; the wood of the strawberry tree.

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Latin[edit]

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Noun[edit]

arbutus m (genitive arbutī); second declension

  1. (botany) The strawberry tree.

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative arbutus arbutī
genitive arbutī arbutōrum
dative arbutō arbutīs
accusative arbutum arbutōs
ablative arbutō arbutīs
vocative arbute arbutī

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