pressio

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See also: pressió

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From pressus, perfect passive participle of premō (I press).

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Noun[edit]

pressiō f (genitive pressiōnis); third declension

  1. a pressing, pressure
    • 2018, Tuomo Pekkanen, Valetudo Finnorum minus prospera [1], Nuntii Latini 20.4.2018:
      Obesitas et symptoma depressionis crebrescunt atque alta pressio sanguinis et cholesterolum nimis altum sunt adhuc communia.
      Obesity and symptoms of depression are on the rise, and high blood pressure and high cholesterol are still common.
  2. prop, fulcrum of a lever

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative pressiō pressiōnēs
genitive pressiōnis pressiōnum
dative pressiōnī pressiōnibus
accusative pressiōnem pressiōnēs
ablative pressiōne pressiōnibus
vocative pressiō pressiōnēs

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