Tetrix

noun
Tet·​rix | \ ˈte‧triks \

Definition of Tetrix

: a genus of small very active usually dark-colored grouse locusts

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History and Etymology for Tetrix

New Latin, modification (influenced by Greek tetrix, a bird, perhaps pipit) of Greek tettix cicada, of imitative origin (turtledove)

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“Tetrix.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Tetrix. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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