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Borrowed from Latin vēsīca (bladder).

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vesica (plural vesicae)

  1. (anatomy) A bladder, especially the urinary bladder or the gall bladder.
  2. (art) The vesica piscis or oval aureole in mediaeval painting.

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NounEdit

vesica (plural vesicas)

  1. bladder

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *wend-tri-, see also venter, uterus and German Wanst.

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NounEdit

vēsīca f (genitive vēsīcae); first declension

  1. (anatomy) bladder, urinary bladder

DeclensionEdit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative vēsīca vēsīcae
Genitive vēsīcae vēsīcārum
Dative vēsīcae vēsīcīs
Accusative vēsīcam vēsīcās
Ablative vēsīcā vēsīcīs
Vocative vēsīca vēsīcae

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