convivium

noun con·viv·i·um \ -vēəm \

Definition of convivium

plural convivia \-vēə\
1 :a convivial gathering :banquet
2
[New Latin, from Latin]
:a subdivision of a commiscuum comprising a group of organisms that are set apart by characters other than interfertility and are maintained by some isolating mechanism other than intersterility and usually equivalent in scope to a taxonomic subspecies or variety

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Origin and Etymology of convivium

Latin


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