abomasum

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English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From New Latin abomāsum, from ab- (away from) + omāsum (tripe of a bullock)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

abomasum (plural abomasa or abomasums)

  1. The fourth or digestive compartment of the stomach of a cow or other ruminant, after the omasum.
    Synonyms: rennet stomach, rennet bag

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ab- (away from) +‎ omāsum (tripe of a bullock).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

abomāsum n (genitive abomāsī); second declension

  1. abomasum

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative abomāsum abomāsa
Genitive abomāsī abomāsōrum
Dative abomāsō abomāsīs
Accusative abomāsum abomāsa
Ablative abomāsō abomāsīs
Vocative abomāsum abomāsa

Descendants[edit]

  • English: abomasum
  • Italian: abomaso
  • Malay: abomasum
  • Portuguese: abomaso
  • Spanish: abomaso

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From New Latin abomāsum, from Latin ab- (away from) + omāsum (tripe of a bullock).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

abomasum (Jawi spelling ابوماسوم‎, plural abomasum-abomasum, informal 1st possessive abomasumku, impolite 2nd possessive abomasummu, 3rd possessive abomasumnya)

  1. Abomasum (fourth or digestive stomach of a ruminant)