convivium

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

convivium ‎(plural convivia)

  1. A symposium.
    • 2009 April 28, Pamela Cuthbert, “Slow food author promotes focus on food producers”, in Toronto Star[1]:
      In Canada, there are more than 1,500 members and 39 convivia or local chapters.
  2. (ecology) A geographically isolated population of a species that shows differentiation from other populations of the same species; becomes a subspecies or ecotype

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From convivo.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

convīvium n ‎(genitive convīviī); second declension

  1. A banquet, a feast

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative convīvium convīvia
genitive convīviī convīviōrum
dative convīviō convīviīs
accusative convīvium convīvia
ablative convīviō convīviīs
vocative convīvium convīvia

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