See also: Fauci

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NounEdit

fauci f

  1. plural of fauce

LatinEdit

NounEdit

faucī

  1. dative singular of faux

SicilianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin falx, falcem, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰelk-, *dʰelg- (a cutting tool). Compare French faux and Italian falce.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈfaw.ʃɪ/, [ˈfaw.ʃɪ]
  • Hyphenation: fàu‧ci

NounEdit

fauci f (plural fauci)

  1. (agriculture) An implement having a semicircular blade and short handle, used for cutting long grass and cereal crops.

DescendantsEdit

  • Sicilian: Fauci, La Fauci
    • English: Fauci
    • Italian: Fauci

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