opusculum

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin opusculum.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /oʊˈpʌs.kjuː.ləm/
  • Hyphenation: o‧pus‧cu‧lum

Noun[edit]

opusculum (plural opuscula)

  1. An opuscule; a short work.
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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

opus (work, labor) +‎ -culus (diminutive suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

opusculum n (genitive opusculī); second declension

  1. a little work, a trifle

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative opusculum opuscula
genitive opusculī opusculōrum
dative opusculō opusculīs
accusative opusculum opuscula
ablative opusculō opusculīs
vocative opusculum opuscula

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