fluctus

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

fluctus (plural fluctus)

  1. (astronomy, geology) An area covered by outflow from a volcano.

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

fluō (flow) +‎ -tus

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fluctus m (genitive fluctūs); fourth declension

  1. a wave, billow

Inflection[edit]

Fourth declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative fluctus fluctūs
genitive fluctūs fluctuum
dative fluctuī fluctibus
accusative fluctum fluctūs
ablative fluctū fluctibus
vocative fluctus fluctūs

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References[edit]

  • fluctus” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.