lamella

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin lāmella (small, thin plate of metal).

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Noun[edit]

lamella (plural lamellas or lamellae)

  1. a thin, plate-like structure
  2. (mycology) the gill of a mushroom.

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin lāmella (small, thin plate of metal).

Noun[edit]

lamella f (plural lamelle)

  1. thin plate, lamella
  2. (botany) gill, lamella
  3. (electronics) wafer

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

lāmina (thin plate) +‎ -ella (diminutive suffix)

Noun[edit]

lāmella f (genitive lāmellae); first declension

  1. A small, thin plate of metal

Declension[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative lāmella lāmellae
genitive lāmellae lāmellārum
dative lāmellae lāmellīs
accusative lāmellam lāmellās
ablative lāmellā lāmellīs
vocative lāmella lāmellae

References[edit]

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