explicatio

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From explico ‎(I explain) +‎ -tio ‎(suffix forming action noun).

Noun[edit]

explicātiō f ‎(genitive explicātiōnis); third declension

  1. The act of unfolding or unrolling.
  2. (of speech) An explanation, explication, exposition.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative explicātiō explicātiōnēs
genitive explicātiōnis explicātiōnum
dative explicātiōnī explicātiōnibus
accusative explicātiōnem explicātiōnēs
ablative explicātiōne explicātiōnibus
vocative explicātiō explicātiōnēs

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