tabes

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin

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Noun[edit]

tabes (plural tabes)

  1. (medicine) A kind of slow bodily wasting or emaciating disease, often accompanying a chronic disease.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *tāw- (to melt). Cognate with Old English þāwian (to thaw). More at thaw.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tābes f (genitive tābis); third declension

  1. melting, dwindling, consumption, corruption, putrefaction
  2. wasting disease

Inflection[edit]

Third declension i-stem, alternative accusative singular in -im and ablative singular in .

Number Singular Plural
nominative tābes tābēs
genitive tābis tābium
dative tābī tābibus
accusative tābim
tābem
tābīs
tābēs
ablative tābī
tābe
tābibus
vocative tābes tābēs

Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

tabes

  1. dative plural of tab