monocytus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A compound of the Ancient Greek μόνος (mónos) + κῠ́τος n (kútos).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

monocytus m (genitive monocytī); second declension

  1. (Contemporary Latin, rare) monocyte
    • 1954, Werner Spalteholz and Rudolf Spanner, Hand-atlas and Textbook of Human Anatomy, Scheltema & Holkema (fifteenth edition), page 678/2:
      677. Lymphocyti et monocyti
      677. Lymphocytes and monocytes

Descendants[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative monocytus monocytī
genitive monocytī monocytōrum
dative monocytō monocytīs
accusative monocytum monocytōs
ablative monocytō monocytīs
vocative monocyte monocytī

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