levicollis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

New Latin; from levis (smooth) +‎ collum (neck, stem).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

levicollis m, f (neuter levicolle); third declension

  1. having a smooth neck or stem

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular in -e.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative levicollis levicolle levicollēs levicollia
genitive levicollis levicollis levicollium levicollium
dative levicollī levicollī levicollibus levicollibus
accusative levicollem levicolle levicollēs levicollia
ablative levicollī levicollī levicollibus levicollibus
vocative levicollis levicolle levicollēs levicollia

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used almost exclusively as a taxonomic epithet.