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acalephe

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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

acalephe

  1. Alternative form of acaleph.
    • 1853, William Gifford, John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, et al., The Quarterly Review, volume 93:
      The acalephe passes through both the infusorial stage and the polype stage...

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Romanization of Ancient Greek ἀκαλήφη (akalḗphē) (akalēphē) "stinging-nettle"

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

acalēphē f (genitive acalēphēs); first declension

  1. a nettle
  2. ablative singular of acalēphē
  3. vocative singular of acalēphē

InflectionEdit

First declension, Greek type.

Number Singular Plural
nominative acalēphē acalēphae
genitive acalēphēs acalēphārum
dative acalēphae acalēphīs
accusative acalēphēn acalēphās
ablative acalēphē acalēphīs
vocative acalēphē acalēphae