fossura

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From fodiō (dig; mine, quarry).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fossūra f (genitive fossūrae); first declension

  1. A digging; pit, ditch.

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative fossūra fossūrae
genitive fossūrae fossūrārum
dative fossūrae fossūrīs
accusative fossūram fossūrās
ablative fossūrā fossūrīs
vocative fossūra fossūrae

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References[edit]

  • fossura in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879