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EnglishEdit

 
a voluta (Voluta musica) shell

EtymologyEdit

From Latin voluta (a spiral scroll). See volute.

NounEdit

voluta (plural volutas or volutae)

  1. (zoology) Any of numerous species of large, handsome marine gastropods belonging to Voluta and allied genera.

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Etymology 1Edit

ParticipleEdit

voluta

  1. feminine singular of voluto

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Latin voluta, from the feminine of volūtus, perfect passive participle of volvō.

NounEdit

voluta f (plural volute)

  1. spiral, volute, curl
  2. wreath
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LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Noun use of the feminine of volūtus, perfect passive participle of volvō.

NounEdit

voluta

  1. a spiral scroll
  2. a spiral decoration
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Etymology 2Edit

ParticipleEdit

voluta

  1. nominative feminine singular of volūtus
  2. nominative neuter plural of volūtus
  3. accusative neuter plural of volūtus
  4. vocative feminine singular of volūtus
  5. vocative neuter plural of volūtus

ParticipleEdit

volūtā

  1. ablative feminine singular of volūtus
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Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

volūtā

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of volūtō

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin voluta.

NounEdit

voluta f (plural volutas)

  1. wisp (of smoke)