tinctura

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See also: tinctură

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

tinctura (plural tincturae)

  1. (obsolete, medicine) tincture

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From tingō +‎ -tūra.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tinctūra f (genitive tinctūrae); first declension

  1. a dyeing
    • c. 77 CE – 79 CE, Pliny the Elder, Naturalis Historia 37.119
      Reddetur et per se cyanos, accommodato paulo ante et iaspidi nomine a colore caeruleo. optima Scythica, dein Cypria, postremo Aegyptia. adulteratur maxime tinctura, idque in gloria est regum Aegypti; adscribitur et qui primus tinxit. dividitur autem et haec in mares feminasque. inest ei aliquando et aureus pulvis, non qualis sappiris; in his enim aurum punctis conlucet.

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative tinctūra tinctūrae
Genitive tinctūrae tinctūrārum
Dative tinctūrae tinctūrīs
Accusative tinctūram tinctūrās
Ablative tinctūrā tinctūrīs
Vocative tinctūra tinctūrae

Descendants[edit]

Participle[edit]

tinctūra

  1. nominative feminine singular of tinctūrus
  2. nominative neuter plural of tinctūrus
  3. accusative neuter plural of tinctūrus
  4. vocative feminine singular of tinctūrus
  5. vocative neuter plural of tinctūrus

tinctūrā

  1. ablative feminine singular of tinctūrus

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

tinctura f (plural tincturas)

  1. superseded spelling of tintura (used in Portugal until September 1911 and died out in Brazil during the 1920s).

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From tinctură.

Verb[edit]

a tinctura (third-person singular present tinctură, past participle tincturat1st conj.

  1. to dye

Conjugation[edit]