styrax

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the genus name.

Noun[edit]

styrax (plural styraxes)

  1. Any member of the genus Styrax of about 130 species of large shrubs or small trees, mostly native to temperate or tropical regions of the Northern Hemisphere.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek στύραξ (stúrax).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

styrax m (genitive styracis); third declension

  1. gum tree

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative styrax styracēs
genitive styracis styracum
dative styracī styracibus
accusative styracem styracēs
ablative styrace styracibus
vocative styrax styracēs

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