abusio

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin. Doublet of abusion.

Noun[edit]

abusio (uncountable)

  1. (rhetoric) Catachresis.

Translations[edit]


Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

abūsiō f (genitive abūsiōnis); third declension

  1. (rhetoric) the loose or improper use of a word, catachresis
  2. (in general) abuse, misuse

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative abūsiō abūsiōnēs
Genitive abūsiōnis abūsiōnum
Dative abūsiōnī abūsiōnibus
Accusative abūsiōnem abūsiōnēs
Ablative abūsiōne abūsiōnibus
Vocative abūsiō abūsiōnēs

Descendants[edit]

  • English: abusio, abusion
  • Portuguese: abusão

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