medicamentum

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From medicārī ‎(to heal, medicate) +‎ -mentum ‎(noun suffix).

Noun[edit]

medicāmentum n ‎(genitive medicāmentī); second declension

  1. drug, remedy, medicine

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative medicāmentum medicāmenta
genitive medicāmentī medicāmentōrum
dative medicāmentō medicāmentīs
accusative medicāmentum medicāmenta
ablative medicāmentō medicāmentīs
vocative medicāmentum medicāmenta

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

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