tettigoniid

[ tet-i-goh-nee-id ]
/ ˌtɛt ɪˈgoʊ ni ɪd /

noun


Nearby words

  1. tetroxide,
  2. tetryl,
  3. tetrytol,
  4. tetter,
  5. tetterbush,
  6. tetuán,
  7. tetzel,
  8. tetzel, johann,
  9. teucer,
  10. teuchter

Origin of tettigoniid

1920–25; < New Latin Tettigoniidae family name, equivalent to Tettigoni(a) genus name (formed on Greek tettīg-, stem of téttīx cicada) + -idae -id2

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