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verruca

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin verrūca.

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verruca (plural verrucas or verrucae)

  1. (pathology) A wart, especially one that grows on the foot, caused by a human papilloma virus.
  2. (mycology) A rounded projection or wart.
  3. (botany) A sexine element similar to a wart

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ItalianEdit

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NounEdit

verruca f (plural verruche)

  1. (medicine) verruca

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *wers-. Cognate with Old Church Slavonic врьхъ (vrĭxŭ, top, peak), Ancient Greek ἕρμα (hérma, reef, rock, hill), Lithuanian viršùs (top), Old Irish ferr (best).

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verrūca f (genitive verrūcae); first declension

  1. a steep place, height
  2. A wart on the human body.
  3. An excrescence on precious stones.

DeclensionEdit

First declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative verrūca verrūcae
genitive verrūcae verrūcārum
dative verrūcae verrūcīs
accusative verrūcam verrūcās
ablative verrūcā verrūcīs
vocative verrūca verrūcae

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