quadratura

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin quadrātūra.

NounEdit

quadratura f (plural quadrature)

  1. squaring
    La quadratura del cerchioThe squaring of the circle.
  2. square, panel
  3. (art) quadrature

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From quadrō (make square) +‎ -tūra, from quadrus (square, four-sided), from quattuor (four).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

quadrātūra f (genitive quadrātūrae); first declension

  1. a squaring, making square, quadrature
  2. (by extension) a square

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative quadrātūra quadrātūrae
Genitive quadrātūrae quadrātūrārum
Dative quadrātūrae quadrātūrīs
Accusative quadrātūram quadrātūrās
Ablative quadrātūrā quadrātūrīs
Vocative quadrātūra quadrātūrae

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