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EtymologyEdit

From tortus, past participle of torqueō.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tortiō f (genitive tortiōnis); third declension

  1. torment, torture

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative tortiō tortiōnēs
Genitive tortiōnis tortiōnum
Dative tortiōnī tortiōnibus
Accusative tortiōnem tortiōnēs
Ablative tortiōne tortiōnibus
Vocative tortiō tortiōnēs

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Portuguese: torção
  • Spanish: torzón, torozón

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