acetabuliformis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

New Latin; from acetabulum (cup, calyx) +‎ forma (form, shape).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /a.ke.ta.bu.liˈfor.mis/, [a.kɛ.ta.bʊ.lɪˈfɔr.mɪs]

Adjective[edit]

acetabuliformis m, f (neuter acetabuliforme); third declension

  1. concave, depressed

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular in -e.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative acetabuliformis acetabuliforme acetabuliformēs acetabuliformia
genitive acetabuliformis acetabuliformis acetabuliformium acetabuliformium
dative acetabuliformī acetabuliformī acetabuliformibus acetabuliformibus
accusative acetabuliformem acetabuliforme acetabuliformēs acetabuliformia
ablative acetabuliformī acetabuliformī acetabuliformibus acetabuliformibus
vocative acetabuliformis acetabuliforme acetabuliformēs acetabuliformia

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used almost exclusively as a taxonomic epithet.