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fastidium

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin fastīdium (loathing, disgust).

NounEdit

fastidium (uncountable)

  1. (medicine, archaic) repugnance toward food; unwillingness to eat

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Perhaps from a *fastutidium, from fastus (disdain, haughtiness, arrogance, disgust).

NounEdit

fastīdium n (genitive fastīdiī); second declension

  1. loathing, disgust
  2. squeamishness
  3. fastidiousness

InflectionEdit

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative fastīdium fastīdia
genitive fastīdiī fastīdiōrum
dative fastīdiō fastīdiīs
accusative fastīdium fastīdia
ablative fastīdiō fastīdiīs
vocative fastīdium fastīdia

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