angulus

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

angulus

  1. (anatomy) An angle, a corner, such as the angular portion of the stomach between the lesser curvature and the pylorus.

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References[edit]

  • angulus in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911
  • angulus at OneLook Dictionary Search

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂engulos ‎(joint?). Cognates include Sanskrit अङ्गुरि ‎(aṅgúri, finger, toe), Ancient Greek ἀγκύλος ‎(ankúlos, crooked, curved), Old High German enchil ‎(ankle, joint), Icelandic ekkja and Old Church Slavonic ѫгълъ ‎(ǫgŭlŭ, angle).

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Noun[edit]

angulus m ‎(genitive angulī); second declension

  1. corner
  2. angle

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative angulus angulī
genitive angulī angulōrum
dative angulō angulīs
accusative angulum angulōs
ablative angulō angulīs
vocative angule angulī

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