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EtymologyEdit

From Latin amylum, from Ancient Greek ἄμυλον (ámulon), from ἀ- (a-, privative) +‎ μύλη (múlē, mill).

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amylum (uncountable)

  1. starch

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EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek ἄμυλον (ámulon), from ἀ- (a-, privative) +‎ μύλη (múlē, mill).

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NounEdit

amylum n (genitive amylī); second declension

  1. starch
  2. gruel
  3. fine meal

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative amylum amyla
Genitive amylī amylōrum
Dative amylō amylīs
Accusative amylum amyla
Ablative amylō amylīs
Vocative amylum amyla

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