mollusca

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Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Substantivized feminine of molluscus (soft), from mollis (soft).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mollusca f (genitive molluscae); first declension

  1. a kind of soft nut with a thin shell
Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative mollusca molluscae
Genitive molluscae molluscārum
Dative molluscae molluscīs
Accusative molluscam molluscās
Ablative molluscā molluscīs
Vocative mollusca molluscae
Related terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

molluscā

  1. ablative singular of mollusca

Etymology 2[edit]

Inflected form of molluscus (soft), from mollis (soft).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mollusca

  1. nominative feminine singular of molluscus
  2. nominative neuter plural of molluscus
  3. accusative neuter plural of molluscus
  4. vocative feminine singular of molluscus
  5. vocative neuter plural of molluscus

Adjective[edit]

molluscā

  1. ablative feminine singular of molluscus

Etymology 3[edit]

Inflected form of molluscum (fungus on the maple tree).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mollusca

  1. nominative plural of molluscum
  2. accusative plural of molluscum
  3. vocative plural of molluscum