vesica

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin vēsīca (bladder).

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NounEdit

vesica (plural vesicae)

  1. (anatomy) A bladder, especially the urinary bladder or the gall bladder.
  2. The vesica piscis or oval aureole in mediaeval painting

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

See venter, ventris

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NounEdit

vēsīca f (genitive vēsīcae); first declension

  1. bladder, urinary bladder

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative vēsīca vēsīcae
genitive vēsīcae vēsīcārum
dative vēsīcae vēsīcīs
accusative vēsīcam vēsīcās
ablative vēsīcā vēsīcīs
vocative vēsīca vēsīcae

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