dimidiatio

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

dīmidiō (I halve, stem with thematic vowel: dīmidiā-) +‎ -tiō (suffix forming verbal nouns)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dīmidiātiō f (genitive dīmidiātiōnis); third declension

  1. (Late Latin) a halving, a dividing into halves
    Unde hæc dimidiatio salutis.
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  2. (Medieval Latin, heraldry) a dimidiation (marshalling of two coats of arms from the dexter half of one coat and the sinister half of the other)

Declension[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative dīmidiātiō dīmidiātiōnēs
genitive dīmidiātiōnis dīmidiātiōnum
dative dīmidiātiōnī dīmidiātiōnibus
accusative dīmidiātiōnem dīmidiātiōnēs
ablative dīmidiātiōne dīmidiātiōnibus
vocative dīmidiātiō dīmidiātiōnēs

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