naevus

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naevus ‎(plural naevi)

  1. (anatomy) A pigmented, raised or otherwise abnormal area on the skin. Naevi may be congenital or acquired. This term is reserved for benign skin lesions.

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naevus

  1. nevus (benign tumor on skin)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of naevus (Kotus type 39/vastaus, no gradation)
nominative naevus naevukset
genitive naevuksen naevusten
naevuksien
partitive naevusta naevuksia
illative naevukseen naevuksiin
singular plural
nominative naevus naevukset
accusative nom.? naevus naevukset
gen. naevuksen
genitive naevuksen naevusten
naevuksien
partitive naevusta naevuksia
inessive naevuksessa naevuksissa
elative naevuksesta naevuksista
illative naevukseen naevuksiin
adessive naevuksella naevuksilla
ablative naevukselta naevuksilta
allative naevukselleˣ naevuksilleˣ
essive naevuksena naevuksina
translative naevukseksi naevuksiksi
instructive naevuksin
abessive naevuksetta naevuksitta
comitative naevuksineen

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This word is mainly known to and thus used by the medical professionals.

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naevus m ‎(plural naevi)

  1. Alternative form of nævus

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Etymology[edit]

From gnaevus, equivalent to (g)nā- ‎(to be born) +‎ -vus, from Proto-Indo-European *gn̥h₁iwós, *genh₁- + *-wós.

Noun[edit]

naevus m ‎(genitive naevī); second declension

  1. birthmark
  2. mole (on the body)

Declension[edit]

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative naevus naevī
genitive naevī naevōrum
dative naevō naevīs
accusative naevum naevōs
ablative naevō naevīs
vocative naeve naevī

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