mediatrix

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin mediatrix, feminine of mediātor.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mediatrix (plural mediatrices or mediatrixes)

  1. A female mediator.
  2. (geometry) This term needs a definition. Please help out and add a definition, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.
    • 2000, Jean H. Gallier, Curves and surfaces in geometric modeling (page 105)
      [] the intersection of the normal at M to the parabola with the mediatrix of the line []

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Post-classical Latin mediator.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mediatrīx f (genitive mediatrīcis); third declension

  1. (Late Latin) mediator, intermediary, go-between (female)

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative mediatrīx mediatrīcēs
genitive mediatrīcis mediatrīcum
dative mediatrīcī mediatrīcibus
accusative mediatrīcem mediatrīcēs
ablative mediatrīce mediatrīcibus
vocative mediatrīx mediatrīcēs

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