cervical

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from New Latin cervicalis, formed from the root of Latin cervix (the neck, nape of the neck) and -alis (see -al).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈsɝːvɨkl̩/
  • (UK) IPA(key): /səˈvaɪ.kl̩/ (relating to the neck), /ˈsɜ.vɨkl̩/ (relating to the cervix)

Adjective[edit]

cervical (not comparable)

  1. (anatomy) of the neck
    cervical pain
  2. (anatomy) of the cervix

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Translations[edit]

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Noun[edit]

cervical (plural cervicals)

  1. A cervical vertebra

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from New Latin cervicalis, formed from the root of Latin cervix (the neck, nape of the neck) and -alis (see -al).

Adjective[edit]

cervical (feminine singular cervicale, masculine plural cervicaux, feminine plural cervicales)

  1. cervical

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from New Latin cervicalis, formed from the root of Latin cervix (the neck, nape of the neck) and -alis (see -al).

Adjective[edit]

cervical m or f (plural cervicais)

  1. (anatomy) cervical

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Interlingua[edit]

Adjective[edit]

cervical (not comparable)

  1. cervical

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From cervix.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cervīcal n (genitive cervīcalis); third declension

  1. pillow, cushion, bolster

Inflection[edit]

Third declension neuter “pure” i-stem.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative cervīcal cervīcalia
Genitive cervīcalis cervīcalium
Dative cervīcalī cervīcalibus
Accusative cervīcal cervīcalia
Ablative cervīcalī cervīcalibus
Vocative cervīcal cervīcalia

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from New Latin cervicalis, formed from the root of Latin cervix (the neck, nape of the neck) and -alis (see -al). Equivalent to cérvice +‎ -al.

Adjective[edit]

cervical m or f (plural cervicais, comparable)

  1. (anatomy) cervical (relating to the cervix or neck)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from New Latin cervicalis, formed from the root of Latin cervix (the neck, nape of the neck) and -alis (see -al). Equivalent to cérvix +‎ -al.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Castilian) IPA(key): /θerbiˈkal/, [θerβiˈkal]
  • (Latin America) IPA(key): /serbiˈkal/, [serβiˈkal]

Adjective[edit]

cervical (plural cervicales)

  1. cervical

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