processus

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin prōcessus

NounEdit

processus (plural processus)

  1. A process, or projecting part.

AnagramsEdit


FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Unadapted borrowing from Latin prōcessus (process, progression). Doublet of procès, another borrowing.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /pʁɔ.sɛ.sys/
  • (file)

NounEdit

processus m (plural processus)

  1. a process

Derived termsEdit

Further readingEdit


LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Perfect passive participle of prōcēdō (advance, proceed).

PronunciationEdit

ParticipleEdit

prōcessus (feminine prōcessa, neuter prōcessum); first/second-declension participle

  1. advanced, having been advanced

DeclensionEdit

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative prōcessus prōcessa prōcessum prōcessī prōcessae prōcessa
Genitive prōcessī prōcessae prōcessī prōcessōrum prōcessārum prōcessōrum
Dative prōcessō prōcessō prōcessīs
Accusative prōcessum prōcessam prōcessum prōcessōs prōcessās prōcessa
Ablative prōcessō prōcessā prōcessō prōcessīs
Vocative prōcesse prōcessa prōcessum prōcessī prōcessae prōcessa

NounEdit

prōcessus m (genitive prōcessūs); fourth declension

  1. A course, progression, progress, process, advance.
  2. (by extension) An elapsing, passing away, lapse.

DeclensionEdit

Fourth-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative prōcessus prōcessūs
Genitive prōcessūs prōcessuum
Dative prōcessuī prōcessibus
Accusative prōcessum prōcessūs
Ablative prōcessū prōcessibus
Vocative prōcessus prōcessūs

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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • processus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • processus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • processus in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • processus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • processus in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016