apertura

See also: aperturá

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin apertura. Doublet of the inherited obertura.

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NounEdit

apertura f (plural apertures)

  1. Alternative form of obertura

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin apertūra. The sense of "aperture" was a later learned development. Doublet of ouverture.

NounEdit

apertura f (plural aperture)

  1. opening (all meanings)
  2. crack, slit
  3. slot
  4. placket
  5. openness, open-mindedness, broad-mindedness
  6. (optics) aperture
  7. (rugby) fly-half

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LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From apertus, from aperiō (I open).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

apertūra f (genitive apertūrae); first declension

  1. an opening, hole, aperture
  2. an opening (action)
DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative apertūra apertūrae
Genitive apertūrae apertūrārum
Dative apertūrae apertūrīs
Accusative apertūram apertūrās
Ablative apertūrā apertūrīs
Vocative apertūra apertūrae
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Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

ParticipleEdit

apertūra

  1. nominative feminine singular of apertūrus
  2. nominative neuter plural of apertūrus
  3. accusative neuter plural of apertūrus
  4. vocative feminine singular of apertūrus
  5. vocative neuter plural of apertūrus

ParticipleEdit

apertūrā

  1. ablative feminine singular of apertūrus

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin apertūra. Doublet of the inherited abertura. Cognate with English aperture.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /apeɾˈtuɾa/, [a.peɾˈt̪u.ɾa]

NounEdit

apertura f (plural aperturas)

  1. opening (act of making something open)
    Antonym: clausura
  2. (optics) aperture (something which restricts the diameter of a light path)
  3. (chess) opening (the first few moves)
  4. opening ceremony

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