lenticula

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin. See lenticel.

Noun[edit]

lenticula (plural lenticulas or lenticulae)

  1. (medicine) A kind of eruption upon the skin; lentigo; freckle.
  2. A small lens.
  3. (botany) A lenticel.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Diminutive of lēns.

Noun[edit]

lenticula f (genitive lenticulae); first declension

  1. lentil

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative lenticula lenticulae
genitive lenticulae lenticulārum
dative lenticulae lenticulīs
accusative lenticulam lenticulās
ablative lenticulā lenticulīs
vocative lenticula lenticulae

Descendants[edit]