Tetrix

noun Tet·rix \ ˈte‧triks \

Definition of Tetrix

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

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Origin and Etymology of tetrix

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


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