abbreviatio

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

abbreviō (shorten) +‎ -tiō (action noun-forming suffix), from abbreviō from frequentative ad (toward, to) + breviō (shorten), from brevis (short).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

abbreviātiō f (genitive abbreviātiōnis); third declension

  1. (Late Latin) an abbreviation

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative abbreviātiō abbreviātiōnēs
genitive abbreviātiōnis abbreviātiōnum
dative abbreviātiōnī abbreviātiōnibus
accusative abbreviātiōnem abbreviātiōnēs
ablative abbreviātiōne abbreviātiōnibus
vocative abbreviātiō abbreviātiōnēs

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