Definition of -trix in English:


Syllabification: -trix

suffix (plural -trices or -trixes)

  • (Chiefly in legal terms) forming feminine agent nouns corresponding to masculine nouns ending in -tor (such as executrix corresponding to executor).


from Latin.

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