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tyro

[tahy-roh] /ˈtaɪ roʊ/
noun, plural tyros.
1.
a beginner in learning anything; novice.
Also, tiro.
Origin
1605-1615
1605-15; < Latin tīrō recruit
Related forms
tyronic
[tahy-ron-ik] /taɪˈrɒn ɪk/ (Show IPA),
adjective
Synonyms
neophyte, learner.
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British Dictionary definitions for tyronic

tyro

/ˈtaɪrəʊ/
noun (pl) -ros
1.
a novice or beginner
Derived Forms
tyronic, tironic (taɪˈrɒnɪk) adjective
Word Origin
C17: from Latin tīrō recruit
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Word Origin and History for tyronic

tyro

n.

1610s, from Medieval Latin tyro, variant of Latin tiro (plural tirones) "young soldier, recruit, beginner," of unknown origin.

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