pref. smooth

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • leio — leio·myoma; leio·myomatous; …   English syllables

  • léio- — ❖ ♦ Élément de mots scientifiques, tiré du grec leios « lisse ». ⇒ Léiomyome …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • leio- — combining form or lio Etymology: New Latin, from Greek leio , from leios more at lime : smooth leiocephalous leiophyllous …   Useful english dictionary

  • leio- — Smooth. [G. leios] * * * prefix denoting smoothness. Example: leiodermia (abnormal smoothness of the skin). * * * [Gr. leios smooth] a combining form meaning smooth …   Medical dictionary

  • leio- — préfixe Préfixe qui doit être lio …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • leio- — lè·io conf. TS scient. liscio, lineare: leiomiosarcoma, leiotrico {{line}} {{/line}} VARIANTI: 2lio . ETIMO: dal gr. leîos …   Dizionario italiano

  • leio — (G). Smooth; the left hand side …   Dictionary of word roots and combining forms

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