-notus

noun combining form

-no·​tus
¦nōtəs,
-ōtəs
: one having a (specified) kind of back
in generic names of animals
Camponotus
Pycnonotus

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, from Greek nōtos, nōton back

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“-notus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/-notus. Accessed 28 May. 2024.

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