discursus

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin

Noun[edit]

discursus (uncountable)

  1. (logic) argumentation; ratiocination; discursive reasoning

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From discurrō.

Noun[edit]

discursus m (genitive discursūs); fourth declension

  1. running about (or to and fro)

Inflection[edit]

Fourth declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative discursus discursūs
genitive discursūs discursuum
dative discursuī discursibus
accusative discursum discursūs
ablative discursū discursibus
vocative discursus discursūs

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