quercetum

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin quercetum

Noun[edit]

quercetum (plural quercetums)

  1. (dated, rare) A wood or plantation of oak trees.
    • 1838 February 1, “On the Formation of a Public Botanic Garden”, in The Gardener's Magazine and Register of Rural & Domestic Improvement:
      In the arrangement, of course, I should expect to see every hardy tree which could be collected in any part of the globe; and I even anticipate revelling in quercetums, fraxinetums, salicetums, pinetums, aceretums, &c.

Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

quercētum n (genitive quercētī); second declension

  1. Alternative spelling of querquētum

Declension[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative quercētum quercēta
Genitive quercētī quercētōrum
Dative quercētō quercētīs
Accusative quercētum quercēta
Ablative quercētō quercētīs
Vocative quercētum quercēta

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