-acea

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Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin -acea, neutral plural of -aceus: belonging to, the nature of (enlarged from adjective suffix -ax, genitive -acis).

Suffix[edit]

-acea

  1. (taxonomy) Used to form taxonomic names of superfamilies of plants, algae and fungi

Derived terms[edit]


Italian[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-acea f (masculine: -aceo)

  1. -aceous e.g. erbacea, herbaceous

Latin[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-acea

  1. nominative feminine singular of -āceus
  2. nominative neuter plural of -āceus
  3. accusative neuter plural of -āceus
  4. vocative feminine singular of -āceus
  5. vocative neuter plural of -āceus
  1. ablative feminine singular of -āceus