subtilis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From sub + tēla (a web).

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Adjective[edit]

subtīlis m, f (neuter subtīle); third declension

  1. fine, thin, slender
  2. precise, accurate, keen
  3. (of speech) plain, unadorned, simple
  4. (New Latin) Used as a species epithet.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative subtīlis subtīle subtīlēs subtīlia
genitive subtīlis subtīlium
dative subtīlī subtīlibus
accusative subtīlem subtīle subtīlēs subtīlia
ablative subtīlī subtīlibus
vocative subtīlis subtīle subtīlēs subtīlia

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