vermiformis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

New Latin; from vermis(worm) +‎ forma(form, shape).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

vermiformis m, f (neuter vermiforme); third declension

  1. vermiform

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative vermiformis vermiforme vermiformēs vermiformia
genitive vermiformis vermiformium
dative vermiformī vermiformibus
accusative vermiformem vermiforme vermiformēs vermiformia
ablative vermiformī vermiformibus
vocative vermiformis vermiforme vermiformēs vermiformia

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used almost exclusively as a taxonomic epithet.