macies

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

macies (plurale tantum)

  1. (archaic, medicine) Emaciation; atrophy.

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From macer(meager or poor) +‎ -iēs.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

maciēs f (genitive maciēī); fifth declension

  1. leanness, thinness, meagerness
  2. poverty

Inflection[edit]

Fifth declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative maciēs maciēs
genitive maciēī maciērum
dative maciēī maciēbus
accusative maciem maciēs
ablative maciē maciēbus
vocative maciēs maciēs

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