pithecium

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek πιθήκιον (pithḗkion).

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Noun[edit]

pithēcium n (genitive pithēciī); second declension

  1. a little ape
  2. a kind of flower, possibly monkey-flower (Mimulus) or snapdragon (Antirrhinum)

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative pithēcium pithēcia
genitive pithēciī pithēciōrum
dative pithēciō pithēciīs
accusative pithēcium pithēcia
ablative pithēciō pithēciīs
vocative pithēcium pithēcia

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