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Webster 1913 Edition


Picus


Pi′cus

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Noun.
;
pl.
Pici
(#)
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[L., a woodpecker.]
(Zool.)
A genus of woodpeckers, including some of the common American and European species.

Definition 2022


Picus

Picus

See also: picus, PICUs, pičus, and píčus

Translingual

Wikispecies

Proper noun

Picus m

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Picidae – a woodpecker.

References

  • Gill, F. and Wright, M. (2006) Birds of the World: Recommended English Names, Princeton University Press, ISBN 978-0691128276

picus

picus

See also: Picus, PICUs, pičus, and píčus

Latin

Alternative forms

  • piccus

Noun

pīcus m (genitive pīcī); second declension

  1. a woodpecker
  2. a griffin

Inflection

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative pīcus pīcī
genitive pīcī pīcōrum
dative pīcō pīcīs
accusative pīcum pīcōs
ablative pīcō pīcīs
vocative pīce pīcī

Derived terms

Descendants

References