reticulum

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin reticulum ‎(net).

NounEdit

reticulum ‎(plural reticula or reticulums)

  1. A network
  2. A pattern of interconnected objects.
  3. (zoology): The second compartment of the stomach of a cow or other ruminant

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LatinEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Diminutive form of rēte.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rēticulum n ‎(genitive rēticulī); second declension

  1. a net
  2. a fishnet
  3. a hairnet
  4. a network
  5. a colander
  6. an omentum
  7. (later Latin): a reticle

InflectionEdit

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative rēticulum rēticula
genitive rēticulī rēticulōrum
dative rēticulō rēticulīs
accusative rēticulum rēticula
ablative rēticulō rēticulīs
vocative rēticulum rēticula

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ReferencesEdit

  • reticulum” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
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