Definition of -mastix
1 plural -es : attacker of a (specified) person or thing Latinomastix
2 [New Latin, from Greek mastig-, mastix] a : one having (such) a whip —in generic names in zoology Uromastix b : one having (such) a flagellum or (such or so many) flagella —in generic names in zoology Chilomastix
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Origin and Etymology of -mastix
Greek mastig-, mastix whip, scourge
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