palpitatio

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From palpitō (throb, pulsate, palpitate), frequentative of palpō (touch softly, stroke, pat).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

palpitātiō f (genitive palpitātiōnis); third declension

  1. A frequent and rapid motion, trembling, throbbing, pulsating, palpitation, quivering, twitching.

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative palpitātiō palpitātiōnēs
Genitive palpitātiōnis palpitātiōnum
Dative palpitātiōnī palpitātiōnibus
Accusative palpitātiōnem palpitātiōnēs
Ablative palpitātiōne palpitātiōnibus
Vocative palpitātiō palpitātiōnēs

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Catalan: palpitació
  • English: palpitation
  • French: palpitation

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