verruca

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From Latin verrūca.

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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

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Latin

Noun[edit]

verruca f (plural verruche)

  1. (medicine) verruca

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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).

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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

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