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 and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • solutio in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “solutio”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • solutio” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • volubility: linguae solutio
    • volubility: volubilitas, solutio linguae