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cincinnus

EnglishEdit

A cincinnus viewed from above (left) and laterally (right)

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin cincinnus (a lock of hair)

NounEdit

cincinnus (plural cincinni)

  1. (botany), a type of monochasium on which the successive axes arise alternately in respect to the preceding one; a scorpioid cyme.

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *kenk-.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cincinnus m (genitive cincinnī); second declension

  1. a curled lock of hair

InflectionEdit

Second declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative cincinnus cincinnī
genitive cincinnī cincinnōrum
dative cincinnō cincinnīs
accusative cincinnum cincinnōs
ablative cincinnō cincinnīs
vocative cincinne cincinnī

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