English Edit

Etymology Edit

Latin, from vomere (to throw up, vomit).

Noun Edit

vomica (plural vomicas or vomicae)

  1. (medicine) An abscess cavity in the lungs or any other parenchymal organ.

Anagrams Edit

Latin Edit

Pronunciation Edit

Noun Edit

vomica f (genitive vomicae); first declension

  1. abscess, boil, sore, ulcer

Declension Edit

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative vomica vomicae
Genitive vomicae vomicārum
Dative vomicae vomicīs
Accusative vomicam vomicās
Ablative vomicā vomicīs
Vocative vomica vomicae

Adjective Edit


  1. nominative/vocative feminine singular of vomicus

Adjective Edit


  1. ablative feminine singular of vomicus

References Edit

  • vomica”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • vomica”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • vomica in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette