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victrix

[vik-triks]
noun, plural vic·tri·ces [vik-truh-seez] /ˈvɪk trəˌsiz/.
  1. victress.
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Origin of victrix

From Latin, dating back to 1645–55; see origin at victor, -trix

Usage note

See -trix.

Victrix

[vik-triks]
noun
  1. an ancient Roman epithet variously applied to Venus, Diana, and other goddesses.
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Examples from the Web for victrix

Historical Examples

  • The complement of the Victrix had been three hundred, and she'd been a big ship.

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    Henry Beam Piper

  • Who tipped Dunnan off that the Victrix would be on Audhumla?

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    Henry Beam Piper

  • Four fifteen-hundred-footers, same class as the Victrix, and two thousand-footers.

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    Henry Beam Piper

  • Blame the victrix if you think he should have been livelier.

  • Failing reduction, they withdrew on June 24th; leaving her banners inscribed—Vicksburg victrix!