-treme

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From New Latin trema (aperture), from Ancient Greek τρῆμα (trēma).

SuffixEdit

-treme

  1. Having a trema (hole or aperture) or tremata of the type, position or number specified by the prefix

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • monotreme, ditreme, tritreme, tetratreme, pentatreme, hexatreme, atreme
  • anatreme, catatreme, nomotreme, pantotreme, stephanotreme, zonotreme
  • diatreme

Related termsEdit

  • trematic
Last modified on 29 July 2013, at 11:59