acridens

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

New Latin; from acer ‎(sharp) +‎ dens ‎(tooth, tusk).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

acridens m, f, n ‎(genitive acridentis); third declension

  1. Having sharp teeth or tusks

InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative acridēns acridentēs acridentia
genitive acridentis acridentium
dative acridentī acridentibus
accusative acridentem acridēns acridentēs acridentia
ablative acridentī acridentibus
vocative acridēns acridentēs acridentia

Usage notesEdit

  • Used almost exclusively as a taxonomic epithet.