processus

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin prōcessus (process, progression).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

processus m (plural processus)

  1. a process

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perfect passive participle of prōcēdō (advance, proceed).

Pronunciation[edit]

Participle[edit]

prōcessus m (feminine prōcessa, neuter prōcessum); first/second declension

  1. advanced, having been advanced

Inflection[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative prōcessus prōcessa prōcessum prōcessī prōcessae prōcessa
genitive prōcessī prōcessae prōcessī prōcessōrum prōcessārum prōcessōrum
dative prōcessō prōcessō prōcessīs
accusative prōcessum prōcessam prōcessum prōcessōs prōcessās prōcessa
ablative prōcessō prōcessā prōcessō prōcessīs
vocative prōcesse prōcessa prōcessum prōcessī prōcessae prōcessa

Noun[edit]

prōcessus m (genitive prōcessūs); fourth declension

  1. A course, progression, progress, process, advance.
  2. (by extension) An elapsing, passing away, lapse.

Inflection[edit]

Fourth declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative prōcessus prōcessūs
genitive prōcessūs prōcessuum
dative prōcessuī prōcessibus
accusative prōcessum prōcessūs
ablative prōcessū prōcessibus
vocative prōcessus prōcessūs

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References[edit]

  • processus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • processus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “processus”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • processus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • processus in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016