crepitus

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin crepitus.

Noun[edit]

crepitus (uncountable)

  1. (medicine) Grating, crackling or popping sounds and sensations experienced under the skin and joints.
  2. crepitation

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From crepō (rattle, creak).

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Noun[edit]

crepitus m (genitive crepitūs); fourth declension

  1. rattling, creaking, rustling, clattering
    Crepitus digitorum.
    Snapping of the fingers.

Inflection[edit]

Fourth declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative crepitus crepitūs
genitive crepitūs crepituum
dative crepituī crepitibus
accusative crepitum crepitūs
ablative crepitū crepitibus
vocative crepitus crepitūs

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