macrochaeta

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from New Latin macrochaeta

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

macrochaeta (plural macrochaetae)

  1. (biology) A large chaeta found in certain organisms

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A compound of the Ancient Greek μᾰκρός (makrós, long) +‎ χαίτη (khaítē, hair).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

macrochaeta f (genitive macrochaetae); first declension

  1. (New Latin) macrochaeta

Declension[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative macrochaeta macrochaetae
genitive macrochaetae macrochaetārum
dative macrochaetae macrochaetīs
accusative macrochaetam macrochaetās
ablative macrochaetā macrochaetīs
vocative macrochaeta macrochaetae

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