spiramentum

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Etymology[edit]

From spirō (breathe, respire; live).

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Noun[edit]

spīrāmentum n (genitive spīrāmentī); second declension

  1. breathing hole, air hole, vent, pore, spiracle
  2. breathing space; interval, brief pause
  3. blowing, breathing, exhaling, draught

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative spīrāmentum spīrāmenta
genitive spīrāmentī spīrāmentōrum
dative spīrāmentō spīrāmentīs
accusative spīrāmentum spīrāmenta
ablative spīrāmentō spīrāmentīs
vocative spīrāmentum spīrāmenta

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