combining form

Definition of TETRA-

:  four :  having four :  having four parts <tetravalent>
:  containing four atoms or groups (of a specified kind) <tetrachloride>

Variants of TETRA-

tetra- or tetr-

Origin of TETRA-

New Latin, from Greek; akin to Greek tettares four — more at four


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