scalpellum

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin scalpellum

Noun[edit]

scalpellum (plural scalpella)

  1. (zoology) One of the four filamentous organs in the proboscis of hemipterous insects.

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Diminutive of scalprum.

Noun[edit]

scalpellum n (genitive scalpellī); second declension

  1. scalpel, lancet
  2. grafting knife

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative scalpellum scalpella
Genitive scalpellī scalpellōrum
Dative scalpellō scalpellīs
Accusative scalpellum scalpella
Ablative scalpellō scalpellīs
Vocative scalpellum scalpella

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