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EtymologyEdit

Derived from alō (I nourish, sustain) +‎ -mentum (instrument, medium).

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alimentum n (genitive alimentī); second declension

  1. food, nourishment, sustenance
  2. obligation to one's parents

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative alimentum alimenta
Genitive alimentī alimentōrum
Dative alimentō alimentīs
Accusative alimentum alimenta
Ablative alimentō alimentīs
Vocative alimentum alimenta

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