ozaena

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See also: ozæna

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ὄζαινα (ózaina).

Noun[edit]

ozaena (countable and uncountable, plural ozaenas)

  1. An atrophic type of chronic non-specific rhinitis characterized by a foul odor from the nose, now considered rare.
  2. Any of the beetles in genus Ozaena, with one species, Ozaena dentipes.

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • ozaena in The Century Dictionary, New York, N.Y.: The Century Co., 1911.

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ancient Greek ὄζαινα (ózaina).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ozaena f (genitive ozaenae); first declension

  1. A kind of polypus
  2. A disease of the nose

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative ozaena ozaenae
Genitive ozaenae ozaenārum
Dative ozaenae ozaenīs
Accusative ozaenam ozaenās
Ablative ozaenā ozaenīs
Vocative ozaena ozaenae

References[edit]

  • ozaena in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • ozaena in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette