spodium

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See also: spódium

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spodium (plural spodiums)

  1. bone charcoal. It was used as bleaching material or for during purification of sugar.

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek σπόδιον (spódion).

Noun[edit]

spodium n (genitive spodiī); second declension

  1. ash, cinder
  2. metal slag

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Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative spodium spodia
genitive spodiī
spodī1
spodiōrum
dative spodiō spodiīs
accusative spodium spodia
ablative spodiō spodiīs
vocative spodium spodia

1Found in older Latin (until the Augustan Age).

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