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EtymologyEdit

From Latin alburnum, from albus (white), since it is often paler in color than the heartwood.

NounEdit

alburnum (usually uncountable, plural alburnums)

  1. sapwood; the soft, newer wood in the trunk of a tree found between the bark and the hardened heartwood.

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From albus (white).

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NounEdit

alburnum n (genitive alburnī); second declension

  1. alburnum; sapwood

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative alburnum alburna
Genitive alburnī alburnōrum
Dative alburnō alburnīs
Accusative alburnum alburna
Ablative alburnō alburnīs
Vocative alburnum alburna

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