fastidium

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin fastīdium ‎(loathing, disgust).

Noun[edit]

fastidium ‎(uncountable)

  1. (medicine, archaic) repugnance toward food; unwillingness to eat

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perhaps from a *fastutidium, from fastus ‎(disdain, haughtiness, arrogance, disgust).

Noun[edit]

fastīdium n ‎(genitive fastīdiī); second declension

  1. loathing, disgust
  2. squeamishness
  3. fastidiousness

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative fastīdium fastīdia
genitive fastīdiī fastīdiōrum
dative fastīdiō fastīdiīs
accusative fastīdium fastīdia
ablative fastīdiō fastīdiīs
vocative fastīdium fastīdia

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