reticulum

See also: Reticulum

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin reticulum (net).

NounEdit

reticulum (plural reticula)

  1. A network
  2. A pattern of interconnected objects.
  3. (zoology): The second compartment of the stomach of a cow or other ruminant

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Diminutive of rēte "net"

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rēticulum n (genitive rēticulī); second declension

  1. a net
  2. a fishnet
  3. a hairnet
  4. a network
  5. a colander
  6. an omentum
  7. (later Latin): a reticle

InflectionEdit

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative rēticulum rēticula
genitive rēticulī rēticulōrum
dative rēticulō rēticulīs
accusative rēticulum rēticula
ablative rēticulō rēticulīs
vocative rēticulum rēticula

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Last modified on 17 April 2014, at 12:50