alburnum

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin alburnum, from albus (white).

Noun[edit]

alburnum (uncountable)

  1. sapwood; the soft, newer wood in the trunk of a tree found between the bark and the hardened heartwood; it is often paler in color than the heartwood, hence the name alburnum.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From albus (white).

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Noun[edit]

alburnum n (genitive alburnī); second declension

  1. alburnum; sapwood

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative alburnum alburna
genitive alburnī alburnōrum
dative alburnō alburnīs
accusative alburnum alburna
ablative alburnō alburnīs
vocative alburnum alburna

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