cochlear

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EtymologyEdit

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AdjectiveEdit

cochlear ‎(not comparable)

  1. (anatomy) Of or pertaining to the cochlea.

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EtymologyEdit

cochlea ‎(snail”, “snail-shell) +‎ -ar ‎(suffix forming neuter nouns)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cochlear n ‎(genitive cochleāris); third declension

  1. a spoon
  2. a spoonful (as a measure for liquids)
    1. (specifically, in medicine and pharmacy) a spoonful (a measurement of dose, equal to half a cheme or ¹⁄₁₄₄ of a cotyla)

DeclensionEdit

Third declension neuter “pure” i-stem.

Case Singular Plural
nominative cochlear cochleāria
genitive cochleāris cochleārium
dative cochleārī cochleāribus
accusative cochlear cochleāria
ablative cochleārī cochleāribus
vocative cochlear cochleāria

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