ostium

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NounEdit

ostium (plural ostia)

  1. A small opening or orifice, as in a body organ or passage.
  2. Any of the small openings or pores in a sponge.

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NounEdit

ostium n (genitive ostiī); second declension

  1. door
  2. entrance
  3. estuary

InflectionEdit

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative ostium ostia
genitive ostiī ostiōrum
dative ostiō ostiīs
accusative ostium ostia
ablative ostiō ostiīs
vocative ostium ostia

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Last modified on 31 March 2014, at 15:36