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EtymologyEdit

From con- +‎ positiō. In at least some senses, a calque of Ancient Greek σύνθεσις (súnthesis).

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NounEdit

compositiō f (genitive compositiōnis); third declension

  1. arrangement, combination
  2. union
  3. agreement, pact
  4. mixture (medicine)
  5. composition (music, prose)

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative compositiō compositiōnēs
Genitive compositiōnis compositiōnum
Dative compositiōnī compositiōnibus
Accusative compositiōnem compositiōnēs
Ablative compositiōne compositiōnibus
Vocative compositiō compositiōnēs

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