circumlocutio

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Derived from circumloquor (I circumlocute, periphrase) +‎ -tiō (-tion).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

circumlocūtiō f (genitive circumlocūtiōnis); third declension

  1. circumlocution, periphrasis

Declension[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative circumlocūtiō circumlocūtiōnēs
genitive circumlocūtiōnis circumlocūtiōnum
dative circumlocūtiōnī circumlocūtiōnibus
accusative circumlocūtiōnem circumlocūtiōnēs
ablative circumlocūtiōne circumlocūtiōnibus
vocative circumlocūtiō circumlocūtiōnēs

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