clausura

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See also: clausurá

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Late Latin clausūra, from Latin clausus. See also the inherited doublet chiusura.

Noun[edit]

clausura f (plural clausure)

  1. a cloistered life

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Late Latin. From clausus (shut, closed) +‎ -sūra.

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Noun[edit]

clausūra f (genitive clausūrae); first declension

(Late Latin)

  1. lock, bar, bolt
  2. clasp (of a necklace)
  3. castle, fort
  4. cloister

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative clausūra clausūrae
genitive clausūrae clausūrārum
dative clausūrae clausūrīs
accusative clausūram clausūrās
ablative clausūrā clausūrīs
vocative clausūra clausūrae

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Late Latin clausūra, from Latin clausus. Compare the inherited doublet chousura.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

clausura f (plural clausuras)

  1. clausure, enclosure, claustral confinement
  2. a cloistered life
  3. convent

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /klauˈsuɾa/, [klau̯ˈsuɾa]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Late Latin clausūra, from Latin clausus.

Noun[edit]

clausura f (plural clausuras)

  1. closing, closure (the end or conclusion of something)
    Synonyms: cierre
    Antonyms: apertura
  2. closed monastery or convent
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Etymology 2[edit]

See etymology on the main entry.

Verb[edit]

clausura

  1. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of clausurar.
  2. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of clausurar.

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