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

Inflection[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative sedimentum sedimenta
genitive sedimentī sedimentōrum
dative sedimentō sedimentīs
accusative sedimentum sedimenta
ablative sedimentō sedimentīs
vocative sedimentum sedimenta

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • sedimentum in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879