pendula

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From pendulum, by analogy with Latin second declension nouns, such as bacterium/bacteria, though Latin pendulum is the neuter singular form of the adjective pendulus, whose neuter plural is pendula.

NounEdit

pendula

  1. (rare) plural of pendulum

Usage notesEdit

The form pendulums is significantly more common than pendula; however, pendula is occasionally used in physics, particularly in the phrase coupled pendula.


ItalianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

pendula

  1. feminine singular of pendulo

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