-nyxis

noun combining form -nyx·is \ˈniksə̇s\

Definition of -nyxis

plural

-nyxes

\-kˌsēz\
  1. :  puncture pyronyxis scleronyxis

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Origin and Etymology of -nyxis

New Latin, from Greek nyxis act of pricking, of stabbing; akin to Greek nyssein, nyttein to prick, sting — more at numen


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