plumbago

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin plumbāgō, from plumbum (lead).

Plumbago

Noun[edit]

plumbago (countable and uncountable, plural plumbagos or plumbagoes)

  1. (mineralogy) graphite
  2. (botany) leadwort

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Further reading[edit]

  • Plumbago” in David Barthelmy, Webmineral Mineralogy Database[1], 1997–.
  • plumbago”, in Mindat.org[2], Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, accessed 29 August 2016.

French[edit]

French Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin plumbāgō. See also plombagine.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

plumbago m (plural plumbagos)

  1. (botany) plumbago

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

plumbum (lead) +‎ -āgō

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Noun[edit]

plumbāgō f (genitive plumbāginis); third declension

  1. graphite
  2. the color of graphite
  3. leadwort

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative plumbāgō plumbāginēs
Genitive plumbāginis plumbāginum
Dative plumbāginī plumbāginibus
Accusative plumbāginem plumbāginēs
Ablative plumbāgine plumbāginibus
Vocative plumbāgō plumbāginēs

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