jynx

noun
\ ˈjiŋ(k)s \

Definition of jynx

1 plural -es : wryneck
2 capitalized [New Latin, from Latin iynx] : a genus of woodpeckers consisting of the wrynecks

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History and Etymology for jynx

Latin iynx, from Greek

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“Jynx.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/jynx. Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

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