Latin definition for: caesura, caesurae


  • declension: 1st declension
  • gender: feminine


  1. cutting (down/off), felling (of trees)
  2. pause in verse
  3. that which was cut off
  • Age: In use throughout the ages/unknown
  • Area: Agriculture, Flora, Fauna, Land, Equipment, Rural
  • Geography: All or none
  • Frequency: 2 or 3 citations
  • Source: “Oxford Latin Dictionary”, 1982 (OLD)

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