-i·ni | \əˌnī, ᵊnˌī, ˈē(ˌ)nē, ˈēni, ˈīˌnī\

Definition of -ini 

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

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History and Etymology for -ini

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

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