macrochaeta

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from New Latin macrochaeta

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

macrochaeta ‎(plural macrochaetae)

  1. (biology) A large chaeta found in certain organisms

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

A compound of the Ancient Greek μᾰκρός(makrós, long) +‎ χαίτη(khaítē, hair).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

macrochaeta f ‎(genitive macrochaetae); first declension

  1. (New Latin) macrochaeta

DeclensionEdit

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative macrochaeta macrochaetae
genitive macrochaetae macrochaetārum
dative macrochaetae macrochaetīs
accusative macrochaetam macrochaetās
ablative macrochaetā macrochaetīs
vocative macrochaeta macrochaetae

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