tetrapartite etymology

English word tetrapartite comes from English -partite ((forming adjectives) Having the specified number of parts.), English tetra- (Four.)

Detailed word origin of tetrapartite

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-partite English (eng) (forming adjectives) Having the specified number of parts.
tetra- English (eng) Four.
tetrapartite English (eng) Having four parts.. Relating to four parties.

Words with the same origin as tetrapartite

Descendants of -partite
decapartite fourpartite hexapartite twopartite
Descendants of tetra-
carbon tetrachloride silver tribromide tellurium tetraiodide tetrabarbital tetrabasic tetraborate tetrachloride tetrachromacy tetrachromatic tetradelphous tetradelphy tetraene tetrafluoride tetranitro tetranucleosome tetraparalogous tetraphobia tetraquark tetrasialic tetrasilicide tetrasodium tetrastarch tetrasulfonated uranium tetraiodide