vitta

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

vitta (plural vittae)

  1. A fillet, or garland for the head.
  2. (zoology) A longitudinal stripe.
  3. (botany) An oil tube in the fruit of some plants.

Latin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin vieō.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vitta f (genitive vittae); first declension

  1. band, ribbon
  2. fillet, chaplet

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative vitta vittae
genitive vittae vittārum
dative vittae vittīs
accusative vittam vittās
ablative vittā vittīs
vocative vitta vittae

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