acutipennis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

New Latin; from acutus (sharp) +‎ frōns (feather, fin, wing).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

acutipennis (neuter acutipenne); third declension

  1. having a sharp wing or fin, or sharp feathers

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative acutipennis acutipenne acutipennēs acutipennia
genitive acutipennis acutipennium
dative acutipennī acutipennibus
accusative acutipennem acutipenne acutipennēs acutipennia
ablative acutipennī acutipennibus
vocative acutipennis acutipenne acutipennēs acutipennia

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used almost exclusively as a taxonomic epithet.