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EtymologyEdit

aperiō (I open, perfect passive participial stem: apert-) +‎ -īvus

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AdjectiveEdit

apertīvus (feminine apertīva, neuter apertīvum); first/second-declension adjective

  1. (Late Latin, medicine) that cause or causes to open, opening
    • (Can we find and add a quotation of Caelius Aurelianus to this entry?)

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative apertīvus apertīva apertīvum apertīvī apertīvae apertīva
Genitive apertīvī apertīvae apertīvī apertīvōrum apertīvārum apertīvōrum
Dative apertīvō apertīvō apertīvīs
Accusative apertīvum apertīvam apertīvum apertīvōs apertīvās apertīva
Ablative apertīvō apertīvā apertīvō apertīvīs
Vocative apertīve apertīva apertīvum apertīvī apertīvae apertīva

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