-ature

-ature

noun-forming combining form: ligature, tubulature.
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139, 141) not to mention the example fermature, justified by the suffixation of -ature to the root ferm- (p.
With overnight temperovernight temperW -atures dipping as low as -13C in arctic East Anglia and not expected to rise above freezing all day, the chances of the Portman Road pitch thawing out were slim.
Clerk of the course Jon Pullin said: "We're forecast around 5mm of rain on Wednesday, but from Thursday onwards it's set to be dry with temper -atures between 18-20C.