vermis

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin vermis (worm).

Noun[edit]

vermis

  1. (anatomy) A narrow, worm-like structure found in animal brains between the hemispheres of the cerebellum; it is the site of termination of the spinocerebellar pathways that carry subconscious proprioception.

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Verb[edit]

vermis

  1. first-person singular present indicative of vermissen
  2. imperative of vermissen

Latin[edit]

vermis (a worm)

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *wr̥mis. Cognates include Ancient Greek ῥόμος (rhomos) and Old English wyrm (English worm).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

vermis m (genitive vermis); third declension

  1. A worm

Inflection[edit]

Third declension i-stem.

Number Singular Plural
nominative vermis vermēs
genitive vermis vermium
dative vermī vermibus
accusative vermem vermēs
vermīs
ablative verme vermibus
vocative vermis vermēs

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