impulsor

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin impulsor

NounEdit

impulsor (plural impulsors)

  1. One who or that which impels; an inciter, an instigator.
    • 1658, Sir Thomas Browne, The Garden of Cyrus:
      Which consisting of two Vectes or armes, converted towards each other, the innitency and stresse being made upon the hypomochlion or fulciment in the decussation, the greater compression is made by the union of two impulsors.

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AdjectiveEdit

impulsor (feminine impulsora, masculine plural impulsors, feminine plural impulsores)

  1. impulsive

LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

impulsor m (genitive impulsōris); third declension

  1. inciter, instigator

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative impulsor impulsōrēs
Genitive impulsōris impulsōrum
Dative impulsōrī impulsōribus
Accusative impulsōrem impulsōrēs
Ablative impulsōre impulsōribus
Vocative impulsor impulsōrēs

ReferencesEdit

  • impulsor in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • impulsor in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers

PortugueseEdit

AdjectiveEdit

impulsor m or f (plural impulsores, comparable)

  1. impulsive; impellent (which impels, drives)

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NounEdit

impulsor m (plural impulsores, feminine impulsora, feminine plural impulsoras)

  1. impulsor; inciter; instigator

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SpanishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

impulsor (feminine singular impulsora, masculine plural impulsores, feminine plural impulsoras)

  1. driving
  2. impulsive

NounEdit

impulsor m (plural impulsores)

  1. impeller