levicollis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

New Latin; from levis ‎(smooth) +‎ collum ‎(neck, stem).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

levicollis m, f ‎(neuter levicolle); third declension

  1. having a smooth neck or stem

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative levicollis levicolle levicollēs levicollia
genitive levicollis levicollium
dative levicollī levicollibus
accusative levicollem levicolle levicollēs levicollia
ablative levicollī levicollibus
vocative levicollis levicolle levicollēs levicollia

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used almost exclusively as a taxonomic epithet.