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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

Borrowing from Ancient Greek ἀκαλήφη(akalḗphē, stinging-nettle).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

acalēphē f ‎(genitive acalēphēs); first declension

  1. a nettle

InflectionEdit

First declension, Greek type.

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

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