amylum

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin amylum, from Ancient Greek ἄμυλον (ámulon), from ἀ- (a-, privative) +‎ μύλη (múlē, mill).

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amylum (uncountable)

  1. starch

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἄμυλον (ámulon), from ἀ- (a-, privative) +‎ μύλη (múlē, mill).

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Noun[edit]

amylum n (genitive amylī); second declension

  1. starch
  2. gruel
  3. fine meal

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative amylum amyla
Genitive amylī amylōrum
Dative amylō amylīs
Accusative amylum amyla
Ablative amylō amylīs
Vocative amylum amyla

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