abomasum

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

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abomasum (plural abomasa)

  1. (anatomy) The fourth or digestive compartment of the stomach of a cow or other ruminant, after the omasum.

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Noun[edit]

abomāsum n (genitive abomāsī); second declension

  1. abomasum

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Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative abomāsum abomāsa
genitive abomāsī abomāsōrum
dative abomāsō abomāsīs
accusative abomāsum abomāsa
ablative abomāsō abomāsīs
vocative abomāsum abomāsa

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