dosis

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See also: Dosis and dösis

Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch dosis, from Late Latin dosis, from Ancient Greek δόσις (dósis, a portion prescribed, literally a giving), from Proto-Hellenic *dótis, from Proto-Indo-European *déh₃tis.

Noun[edit]

dosis (plural dosisse)

  1. dose

Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

dosis

  1. plural of dosi

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Learned borrowing from Late Latin dosis, from Ancient Greek δόσις (dósis, a portion prescribed, literally a giving), from Proto-Hellenic *dótis, from Proto-Indo-European *déh₃tis.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdoː.zɪs/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: do‧sis

Noun[edit]

dosis f (plural doses or dosissen, diminutive dosisje n)

  1. dose

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Hiligaynon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish dosis, from Late Latin dosis, from Ancient Greek δόσις (dósis, a portion prescribed, literally a giving), from Proto-Hellenic *dótis, from Proto-Indo-European *déh₃tis.

Noun[edit]

dósis

  1. dose, medicine

Indonesian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Learned borrowing from Late Latin dosis (dose) (influenced by Dutch dosis (dose)), from Ancient Greek δόσις (dósis, a portion prescribed, literally a giving), used by Galen and other Greek physicians to mean an amount of medicine, from Proto-Hellenic *dótis, from Proto-Indo-European *déh₃tis. Doublet of dus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈd̪osɪs]
  • Hyphenation: do‧sis

Noun[edit]

dosis (first-person possessive dosisku, second-person possessive dosismu, third-person possessive dosisnya)

  1. dose:
    1. (medicine, pharmacology) a measured portion of medicine taken at any one time.
    2. (physics, radiology) the quantity of an agent (not always active) substance or radiation administered at any one time.

Alternative forms[edit]

  • dos (Brunei, Malaysia, Singapore)

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek δόσις (dósis, a portion prescribed, literally a giving), used by Galen and other Greek physicians to mean an amount of medicine, from Proto-Hellenic *dótis, from Proto-Indo-European *déh₃tis. Doublet of dōs.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dosis f (genitive dosis or doseōs or dosios); third declension

  1. (Late Latin) dose

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun (Greek-type, i-stem, i-stem).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative dosis dosēs
doseis
Genitive dosis
doseōs
dosios
dosium
Dative dosī dosibus
Accusative dosim
dosin
dosem1
dosēs
dosīs
Ablative dosī
dose1
dosibus
Vocative dosis
dosi
dosēs
doseis

1Found sometimes in Medieval and New Latin.

Descendants[edit]

  • Catalan: dosi
  • Dutch: doos
  • English: dose
  • Esperanto: dozo
  • French: dose
  • German: Dosis
  • Hungarian: dózis
  • Ido: dozo
  • Italian: dose
  • Occitan: dòsi
  • Portuguese: dose
  • Spanish: dosis
  • Swedish: dos

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Learned borrowing from Late Latin dosis, from Ancient Greek δόσις (dósis, a portion prescribed, literally a giving), from Proto-Hellenic *dótis, from Proto-Indo-European *déh₃tis. Doublet of dote.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdosis/, [ˈd̪o.sis]
  • Rhymes: -osis
  • Hyphenation: do‧sis

Noun[edit]

dosis f (plural dosis)

  1. dose

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Descendants[edit]

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Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish dosis, from Late Latin dosis, from Ancient Greek δόσις (dósis, a portion prescribed, literally a giving), from Proto-Hellenic *dótis, from Proto-Indo-European *déh₃tis.

Noun[edit]

dosis

  1. (medicine) dose, dosage