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    A word that when pluralized(?) has less letters than the original.
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    22 Feb '06 03:07
    Originally posted by prosoccer
    A word that when pluralized(?) has less letters than the original.
    cactus / cacti
    nucleus / nuclei
    hippopotamus / hippopotami

    probably most words that have the pluarl form ending in i
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    what about one ending in a when it becomes a plural?
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    like criterion / criteria?
  5. SubscriberSuzianne
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    22 Feb '06 06:37
    Originally posted by prosoccer
    A word that when pluralized(?) has less letters than the original.
    mouse and mice

    🙂
  6. Standard memberTrains44
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    22 Feb '06 17:40
    Originally posted by prosoccer
    A word that when pluralized(?) has less letters than the original.
    Octopus's or Octopi
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    datum/data
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    spectrum/spectra
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    -us and -um are both latin endings right? there should be quite alot of words then.
    so far i like mouse/mice best 🙂
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