sedimentum

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Derived from sedeō (I sit)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sedimentum n (genitive sedimentī); second declension

  1. A settling, sinking down, subsidence

Declension[edit]

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative sedimentum sedimenta
Genitive sedimentī sedimentōrum
Dative sedimentō sedimentīs
Accusative sedimentum sedimenta
Ablative sedimentō sedimentīs
Vocative sedimentum sedimenta

Descendants[edit]

  • English : sediment
  • Finnish: sedimentti
  • French: sédiment
  • Galician: sedimento

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