amaritas

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Etymology[edit]

From amārus ‎(bitter, pungent) +‎ -itās.

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Noun[edit]

amāritās f ‎(genitive amāritātis); third declension

  1. (of taste) bitterness, harshness
    • c. 15 BCE, Vitruvius, De architectura 2.9.14
      […] non solum ab suco vehementi amaritate ab carie aut tinea non nocetur […]
      […], on account of the extreme bitterness of its juices, is not subject to rot and attack of the worm, […]

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative amāritās amāritātēs
genitive amāritātis amāritātum
dative amāritātī amāritātibus
accusative amāritātem amāritātēs
ablative amāritāte amāritātibus
vocative amāritās amāritātēs

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