cataracta

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek καταράκτης ‎(kataráktēs), from καταράσσω ‎(katarássō, pour down).

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Noun[edit]

cataracta f ‎(genitive cataractae); first declension

  1. waterfall
  2. drawbridge, portcullis

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative cataracta cataractae
genitive cataractae cataractārum
dative cataractae cataractīs
accusative cataractam cataractās
ablative cataractā cataractīs
vocative cataracta cataractae

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