cervical

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cervix (the neck, nape of the neck).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈsɝːvɪ.kəl/
  • (UK) IPA(key): /səˈvaɪ.kəl/, /ˈsɜ.vɪ.kəl/

Adjective[edit]

cervical (not comparable)

  1. (anatomy) of the neck
  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]

Adjective[edit]

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

  1. cervical

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Galician[edit]

Adjective[edit]

cervical m, f (plural cervicais)

  1. (anatomy) cervical

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Latin[edit]

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

References[edit]

  • cervical in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • cervical in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “cervical”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • cervical” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • cervical in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • cervical in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Portuguese[edit]

Adjective[edit]

cervical m, f (plural cervicais, comparable)

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

Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

cervical (plural cervicales)

  1. cervical