acutidens

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

New Latin; from acutus ‎(sharp) +‎ dens ‎(tooth, tusk).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

acutidens m, f, n ‎(genitive acutidentis); third declension

  1. Having sharp teeth

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative acutidēns acutidentēs acutidentia
genitive acutidentis acutidentium
dative acutidentī acutidentibus
accusative acutidentem acutidēns acutidentēs acutidentia
ablative acutidentī acutidentibus
vocative acutidēns acutidentēs acutidentia

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used almost exclusively as a taxonomic epithet.