noun plural suffix -i·ni \əˌnī, ənˌī, ˈē(ˌ)nē, ˈēni, ˈīˌnī\

Definition of -ini

  1. :  animals that are or have the form of —in names of higher taxa especially of tribes and orders Anacanthini

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Origin and Etymology of -ini

New Latin, from Latin, masculine plural of -inus -ine

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