affectatio

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Etymology[edit]

From affectō +‎ -tiō.

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Noun[edit]

affectātiō f (genitive affectātiōnis); third declension

  1. The act of striving after.
  2. (rhetoric) The act of striving for effect in discourse; affectation.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative affectātiō affectātiōnēs
genitive affectātiōnis affectātiōnum
dative affectātiōnī affectātiōnibus
accusative affectātiōnem affectātiōnēs
ablative affectātiōne affectātiōnibus
vocative affectātiō affectātiōnēs

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