quadridens

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

New Latin; from quadri- (four) +‎ dēns (tooth, tusk).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

quadridēns (genitive quadridentis); third declension

  1. Having four teeth or tusks

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative quadridēns quadridentēs quadridentia
genitive quadridentis quadridentium
dative quadridentī quadridentibus
accusative quadridentem quadridēns quadridentēs quadridentia
ablative quadridentī quadridentibus
vocative quadridēns quadridentēs quadridentia

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used almost exclusively as a taxonomic epithet.

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