temporalis

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin temporalis

Noun[edit]

temporalis

  1. (anatomy) The temporal muscle.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

tempus (time”, anatomy, in the plural “temples [of the head]) +‎ -ālis (suffix forming adjectives of relationship)

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Adjective[edit]

temporālis (neuter temporāle); third declension

  1. (in general, chiefly post-Augustan) of or belonging to time, lasting but for a time, temporary, temporal
    ārae temporālēsaltars [erected] for the occasion
    1. (in particular, grammar) denoting time
      verbum temporālea word denoting time, i.e. a verb
      nōmina temporālia (v.g. annus, mensis)nouns of time (e.g. year, month)
      adverbia temporālia (v.g. prīdem, nunc, modo)adverbs of time (e.g. long ago, now, a little while ago)
  2. of or belonging to the temples of the head
    vēnae temporālēsthe temporal veins

Declension[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative temporālis temporāle temporālēs temporālia
genitive temporālis temporālium
dative temporālī temporālibus
accusative temporālem temporāle temporālēs, temporālīs temporālia
ablative temporālī temporālibus
vocative temporālis temporāle temporālēs temporālia

Antonyms[edit]

  • (lasting but for a time, temporary): perpetuus

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