-trix

noun suffix

Definition of -trix

plural

-trices

or

-trixes

  1. 1 :  female that does or is associated with a (specified) thing aviatrix

  2. 2 :  geometric line, point, or surface generatrix

Origin and Etymology of -trix

Middle English, from Latin, feminine of -tor, suffix denoting an agent


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