deferens

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Present active participle of dēferō ‎(carry, remove)

Participle[edit]

dēferēns m, f, n ‎(genitive dēferentis); third declension

  1. carrying, bearing away
  2. diverting, driving off
  3. reporting, indicting, accusing

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative dēferēns dēferentēs dēferentia
genitive dēferentis dēferentium
dative dēferentī dēferentibus
accusative dēferentem dēferēns dēferentēs dēferentia
ablative dēferente, dēferentī1 dēferentibus
vocative dēferēns dēferentēs dēferentia

1When used purely as an adjective.

Derived terms[edit]