reticulum

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See also: Reticulum and réticulum

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin rēticulum (net).

Noun[edit]

reticulum (plural reticula or reticulums)

  1. A network. (Can we add an example for this sense?)
  2. A pattern of interconnected objects.
  3. (zoology) The second compartment of the stomach of a cow or other ruminant.

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Etymology[edit]

Diminutive form of rēte.

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Noun[edit]

rēticulum n (genitive rēticulī); second declension

  1. a net
  2. a fishnet
  3. a hairnet
  4. a network
  5. a colander
  6. an omentum
  7. (later Latin): a reticle

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative rēticulum rēticula
Genitive rēticulī rēticulōrum
Dative rēticulō rēticulīs
Accusative rēticulum rēticula
Ablative rēticulō rēticulīs
Vocative rēticulum rēticula

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