Latin definition for: dextans, dextantis


  • declension: 3rd declension
  • gender: masculine


  1. measure/weight of ten unciae (ten ounces)
  2. ten-twelfths (of a unit)
  • Age: In use throughout the ages/unknown
  • Area: Science, Philosophy, Mathematics, Units/Measures
  • Geography: All or none
  • Frequency: 2 or 3 citations
  • Source: “Oxford Latin Dictionary”, 1982 (OLD)

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