secans

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Present active participle of secō ‎(cut, cleave)

Participle[edit]

secāns m, f, n ‎(genitive secantis); third declension

  1. cutting
  2. cleaving, dividing
  3. (medicine) operating, amputating
  4. castrating
  5. (by extension) wounding, injuring

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative secāns secantēs secantia
genitive secantis secantium
dative secantī secantibus
accusative secantem secāns secantēs secantia
ablative secante, secantī1 secantibus
vocative secāns secantēs secantia

1When used purely as an adjective.