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Meaning of "aduncous" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ADUNCOUS

aduncous  [əˈdʌŋkəs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ADUNCOUS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Aduncous is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ADUNCOUS


ankus
ˈæŋkəs
bronchus
ˈbrɒŋkəs
crankous
ˈkræŋkəs
elenchus
ɪˈlɛŋkəs
incus
ˈɪŋkəs
juncus
ˈdʒʌŋkəs
mancus
ˈmæŋkəs
odontorhynchous
ɒˌdɒntəˈrɪŋkəs
onkus
ˈɒŋkəs
ornithorhynchus
ˌɔːnɪθəʊˈrɪŋkəs
oxyrhynchus
ˌɒksɪˈrɪŋkəs
Pincus
ˈpɪŋkəs
rhonchus
ˈrɒŋkəs
rhoncus
ˈrɒŋkəs
uncus
ˈʌŋkəs
zincous
ˈzɪŋkəs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ADUNCOUS

adulterise
adulterize
adulterous
adulterously
adultery
adultescent
adulthood
adultly
adultness
adultress
adumbral
adumbrate
adumbration
adumbrative
adumbratively
adunc
aduncate
aduncated
aduncity
adust

WORDS THAT END LIKE ADUNCOUS

autoicous
caducous
coccous
couscous
dioicous
fuscous
glaucous
lubricous
malacostracous
mucous
muticous
ochroleucous
paroicous
posticous
raucous
submucous
synoicous
talcous
verrucous
viscous

Synonyms and antonyms of aduncous in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «aduncous» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ADUNCOUS

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The translations of aduncous from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «aduncous» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

aduncous
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

aduncous
570 millions of speakers

English

aduncous
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

aduncous
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

aduncous
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

aduncous
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

aduncous
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

aduncous
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

aduncous
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Aduncous
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

aduncous
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

aduncous
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

aduncous
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Aduncous
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

aduncous
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

aduncous
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

एडिन्कस
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

aduncous
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

aduncous
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

aduncous
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

aduncous
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

aduncous
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

aduncous
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

aduncous
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

aduncous
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

aduncous
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of aduncous

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ADUNCOUS»

The term «aduncous» is normally little used and occupies the 145.327 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ADUNCOUS» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about aduncous

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ADUNCOUS»

Discover the use of aduncous in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to aduncous and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Walker remodelled, a new critical pronouncing dictionary of ...
With respect to all these examples, except ring, hank, aduncous, and phalanx, the change produced in the sound of one of the consonants, namely, of the s, by the proximity of the other consonant, has been accounted for : prism is sounded ...
Benjamin Humphrey Smart, John Walker, 1836
2
Dictionary of the English and Italian Languages for General ...
Adunata, ádúná'tá, f. assembly, Adunatore, ádúnátó'ré, m. collector. Adunazione, áddnátsíó'né , f. adunation, union ; heap. Aduncare, ádúnká'ré, т. a. to curve, to bend; aduncarsi,v. r. to become aduncous , to get hooked. [crooked. Adunco ...
Giuseppe Grassi, 1873
3
Dictionary of the English and Italian Languages
_. curve, to bend; aduocarsi, v. r. to become aduncous, to get hooked. {.crooked. Adunco,¿drin'k6, adj. aduncous, A i 1 1/ n j Ii ¡are, addnghíé'ré, т. a. to seiie with the claws, to grapple. [therefore. Adunque, ádiín'kné, adv. then, Adust/ire, ...
William James, Giuseppe Grassi, 1854
4
Works of Plato
But the other kind is diurnal, and is effected with tridents hooked on the extremities of rods ; the whole of this being aduncous fishing. THEE. It is indeed so called. GUEST. Of aduncous-percutient-fishing, therefore, that kind which iseffected by ...
Plato, 1991
5
A Dictionary of the English and German, and the German and ...
Sgfifelicht, adj. and adv. crooked, aduncous. ) adj. and adv. full of-little hooks. Fig. fl-aptictus, nice, ticklish, critical, difficult. E111 -ec Gegenfiand) a ticklislt subject, eine -e Frage) a captious question z ein _er Gemark, a nice or over. nice taste.
Joseph Leonhard Hilpert, Ernst Friedrich Kärcher, 1857
6
Langenscheidt Dictionary of Biology English: English-German, ...
31. aduncous. adrenal cortical hormone Nebennierennndenhormon n adrenal gland Nebenniere /. Adrenalorgan n adrenal hormone Nebennierenhormon n adrenal medulla Nebennierenmark n adrenal medullary hormone ...
Manfred Eichhorn, 2005
7
The works of Plato in five volumes
THE/E. By that of aduncous fishing with rods: and we now appear to have accomplished that which we proposed to discuss. GUEST. Now, therefore, you and I have not only accorded in giving a name to fishing, but we have likewise sufficiently ...
Plato, Floyer Sydenham
8
Millhouse's Italian Dictionary
I. to make aduncous, to curve, crook, bend; ársi, to become aduncous, to get curved, hooked, bent Adiinco, -a, adj. crooked, hooked, aduncous Adonghiáre, va. 1. to seize with the claws, to lay hold of with the talons or nails Aduoque, adv. then, ...
John Millhouse, 1849
9
Physico-theology: Or, A Demonstration of the Being and ...
Somewhat of this is- reported of some Birds T ; ' - but bb For an Exemplification, I might name many Animals, particularly Birds, whose Parts are compleatly suith to this Service. They are Characteristicka of rapacious Birds, to have aduncous ...
William Derham, 1737
10
Physico-theology Or a Demonstration of the Being and ...
Somewhat olY this is reported of some Birds CC z but bb For an Exemplisication, I might name many Animals: particularly Birds, whose Parts are compleatly suited tothis Service. They are Characteristicks os rapacious Birds, to have aduncous ...
William Derham, 1732

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Aduncous [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/aduncous>. Dec 2022 ».
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