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explicatio

LatinEdit

NounEdit

explicātiō f (genitive explicātiōnis); third declension

  1. The act of unfolding or unrolling.
  2. (of speech) An explanation, explication, exposition.

InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative explicātiō explicātiōnēs
genitive explicātiōnis explicātiōnum
dative explicātiōnī explicātiōnibus
accusative explicātiōnem explicātiōnēs
ablative explicātiōne explicātiōnibus
vocative explicātiō explicātiōnēs

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • explicatio in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879