-ivus


a suffix appearing in Latin scientific names: exfoliativus.

Nearby words

  1. -itive,
  2. -itol,
  3. -ity,
  4. -ium,
  5. -ive,
  6. -ization,
  7. -ize,
  8. -ji,
  9. -kin,
  10. -kinesia

Compare -ive.

Origin of -ivus

< New Latin, Latin -īvus

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