EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Unadapted borrowing from Latin fasciculus. Doublet of fascicle.

NounEdit

fasciculus (plural fasciculi)

  1. (anatomy) A small bundle of nerve, muscle or tendon fibers.
  2. One of the divisions of a book published in separate parts; a fascicle.

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Diminutive of fascis (bundle).

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NounEdit

fasciculus m (genitive fasciculī); second declension

  1. A small bundle or package.
  2. A bunch of flowers, nosegay.

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative fasciculus fasciculī
Genitive fasciculī fasciculōrum
Dative fasciculō fasciculīs
Accusative fasciculum fasciculōs
Ablative fasciculō fasciculīs
Vocative fascicule fasciculī

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