restio

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

restio (plural restios)

  1. (botany) Any member of the Restionaceae, a family of perennial, evergreen, rush-like flowering plants native to the Southern Hemisphere.

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Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

restio (feminine singular restia, masculine plural resti, feminine plural restie)

  1. reluctant, unwilling

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From restis (rope) +‎ .

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

restiō f (genitive restiōnis); third declension

  1. ropemaker

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative restiō restiōnēs
genitive restiōnis restiōnum
dative restiōnī restiōnibus
accusative restiōnem restiōnēs
ablative restiōne restiōnibus
vocative restiō restiōnēs

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