verruca

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

English[edit]

Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia

Etymology[edit]

From Latin verrūca.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

verruca ‎(plural verrucas or verrucae)

  1. (pathology) A wart, especially one that grows on the foot, caused by a human papilloma virus.
  2. (mycology) A rounded projection or wart.
  3. (botany) A sexine element similar to a wart

Translations[edit]


Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia it

Etymology[edit]

Latin

Noun[edit]

verruca f ‎(plural verruche)

  1. (medicine) verruca

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *wers-, from *wer-(highland, high). Cognate with varus, varix, Old Church Slavonic врьхъ(vrĭxŭ, top, peak), Ancient Greek ἕρμα(hérma, reef, rock, hill), Lithuanian viršùs(top), Old Irish ferr(best), Old High German riso(giant).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

verrūca f ‎(genitive verrūcae); first declension

  1. a steep place, height
  2. A wart on the human body.
  3. An excrescence on precious stones.

Declension[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative verrūca verrūcae
genitive verrūcae verrūcārum
dative verrūcae verrūcīs
accusative verrūcam verrūcās
ablative verrūcā verrūcīs
vocative verrūca verrūcae

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]