vivarium

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin vīvārium.

Noun[edit]

vivarium (plural vivariums or vivaria)

  1. A place artificially arranged for keeping or raising living animals.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin vīvārium. Doublet of vivier.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /vi.va.ʁjɔm/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

vivarium m (plural vivariums)

  1. vivarium

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From vīvus (living thing) +‎ -ārium (place for).

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vīvārium n (genitive vīvāriī or vīvārī); second declension

  1. park, preserve, enclosure

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Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative vīvārium vīvāria
Genitive vīvāriī
vīvārī1
vīvāriōrum
Dative vīvāriō vīvāriīs
Accusative vīvārium vīvāria
Ablative vīvāriō vīvāriīs
Vocative vīvārium vīvāria

1Found in older Latin (until the Augustan Age).

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