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abomasum

abomasum

English

Alternative forms

Noun

abomasum (plural abomasa)

  1. (anatomy) The fourth or digestive compartment of the stomach of a cow or other ruminant, after the omasum.

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Latin

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /a.boˈmaː.sum/, [a.bɔˈmaː.sũ]

Noun

abomāsum n (genitive abomāsī); second declension

  1. abomasum

Inflection

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative abomāsum abomāsa
genitive abomāsī abomāsōrum
dative abomāsō abomāsīs
accusative abomāsum abomāsa
ablative abomāsō abomāsīs
vocative abomāsum abomāsa

Descendants


Malay

Etymology

New Latin, from Latin ab (away from) + omāsum (tripe of a bullock).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /abomasum/

Noun

abomasum (Jawi spelling ابوماسوم)

  1. (anatomy) Abomasum (fourth or digestive stomach of a ruminant)