palus

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin pālus (stake, post).

Noun[edit]

palus (plural pali)

  1. (marine biology) A vertical pillar along the inner septal margin of a coral.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin palūs (marsh, swamp), from Ancient Greek πηλός (pelos, mud, earth, clay).

Noun[edit]

palus (plural paludes)

  1. (planetology) A small plain (compared to mare) on the surface of a planet or satellite.

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French[edit]

Noun[edit]

palus

  1. plural form of palu

Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Ancient Greek πηλος (pelos, mud, earth, clay).

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Noun[edit]

palūs f (genitive palūdis); third declension

  1. swamp, marsh, morass, bog, fen, pool
Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative palūs palūdēs
genitive palūdis palūdum
dative palūdī palūdibus
accusative palūdem palūdēs
ablative palūde palūdibus
vocative palūs palūdēs
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Etymology 2[edit]

From pangō (fasten, fix, drive in).

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Noun[edit]

pālus m (genitive pāli); second declension

  1. stake, prop, stay, pale, post
Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative pālus pālī
genitive pālī pālōrum
dative pālō pālīs
accusative pālum pālōs
ablative pālō pālīs
vocative pāle pālī
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