tensura

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From tendō (stretch, extend).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tensūra f (genitive tensūrae); first declension

  1. stretching, straining, tension

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative tensūra tensūrae
genitive tensūrae tensūrārum
dative tensūrae tensūrīs
accusative tensūram tensūrās
ablative tensūrā tensūrīs
vocative tensūra tensūrae

Synonyms[edit]

  • (stretching, straining): tendor

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

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