pruina

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Noun[edit]

pruina

  1. (botany) A white powdery bloom found on some lichens

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *prews- (to freeze; frost). Cognate with prūna (a live coal). More at freeze.

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Noun[edit]

pruīna f (genitive pruīnae); first declension

  1. rime, hoarfrost
  2. vocative singular of pruīna
  3. ablative singular of pruīna

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First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative pruīna pruīnae
genitive pruīnae pruīnārum
dative pruīnae pruīnīs
accusative pruīnam pruīnās
ablative pruīnā pruīnīs
vocative pruīna pruīnae

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