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EtymologyEdit

From Latin pausa (break), from Ancient Greek παῦσις (paûsis). Doublet of pause.

NounEdit

pausa (uncountable)

  1. (linguistics) The hiatus between prosodic units.
    Some sound laws operate in pausa only. For example, certain phonemes may be pronounced differently at the beginning or end of a word when no other word precedes or follows within the same prosodic unit.

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pausa f (plural pauses)

  1. pause

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pausa f (plural pause)

  1. pause, break, stop, interval
  2. (music) rest

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek παῦσις (paûsis).

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pausa f (genitive pausae); first declension

  1. a pause, halt, stop, cessation, end

InflectionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative pausa pausae
genitive pausae pausārum
dative pausae pausīs
accusative pausam pausās
ablative pausā pausīs
vocative pausa pausae

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PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin pausa (pause; halt), from Ancient Greek παῦσις (paûsis), from the verb παύω (paúō, to cause to cease, to stop).

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NounEdit

pausa f (plural pausas)

  1. pause (short time for relaxing)
  2. interruption (time interval during which there is a cessation of something)

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pausa

  1. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) present indicative of pausar
  2. Second-person singular (tu) affirmative imperative of pausar

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pausa f (plural pausas)

  1. break, pause

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pausa

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of pausar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of pausar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of pausar.

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VerbEdit

pausa (present pausar, preterite pausade, supine pausat, imperative pausa)

  1. to pause; to take a pause, to make a break

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