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Borrowed from German appetitlich. Cognate of Danish appetitlig. By surface analysis, aptit +‎ -lig. Compare English appetizing, French appétissant.



aptitlig (comparative aptitligare, superlative aptitligast)

  1. palatable


Inflection of aptitlig
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular aptitlig aptitligare aptitligast
Neuter singular aptitligt aptitligare aptitligast
Plural aptitliga aptitligare aptitligast
Masculine plural3 aptitlige aptitligare aptitligast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 aptitlige aptitligare aptitligaste
All aptitliga aptitligare aptitligaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.
3) Dated or archaic

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