lokanība

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Latvian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From lokans (flexible) +‎ -ība.

Noun[edit]

lokanība f (4th declension)

  1. flexibility, agility (the quality of that which is flexible, agile)
    prieks bija noskatīties viņa vingrajā augumā un lokanībā — it was a pleasure to watch his agile posture and flexibility
    zara lokanība — branch flexibility (capacity to be bent without breaking)
    valoda lokanība — language flexibility (expressiveness, richness of nuance)
    balss lokanība — voice flexibility (capacity of easily changing height, volume, timbre)

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