-trices
Quadratrix Quad*ra"trix, n.; pl. {-trixes}, or {-trices}. [NL.] (Geom.) A curve made use of in the quadrature of other curves; as the quadratrix, of Dinostratus, or of Tschirnhausen. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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