solutio

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From solvō ‎(loosen; solve).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

solūtiō f ‎(genitive solūtiōnis); third declension

  1. The act of loosening or unfastening someone or something; dissolution.
  2. looseness, weakness
  3. (figuratively) payment
  4. (figuratively) solution, explanation

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative solūtiō solūtiōnēs
genitive solūtiōnis solūtiōnum
dative solūtiōnī solūtiōnibus
accusative solūtiōnem solūtiōnēs
ablative solūtiōne solūtiōnibus
vocative solūtiō solūtiōnēs

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References[edit]

  • solutio” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
  • solutio” in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • volubility: linguae solutio
    • volubility: volubilitas, solutio linguae