palmarium

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

palmarium (plural palmaria)

  1. (zoology) One of the bifurcations of the brachial plates of a crinoid.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Literally "deserving of a palm", from palmārius (of or pertaining to palm trees), from palma (hand, palm of the hand; palm tree).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

palmārium n (genitive palmāriī); second declension

  1. a masterpiece; something that deserves a prize
  2. (law) the fee of a successful advocate

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative palmārium palmāria
genitive palmāriī palmāriōrum
dative palmāriō palmāriīs
accusative palmārium palmāria
ablative palmāriō palmāriīs
vocative palmārium palmāria

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References[edit]

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