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a variant of hemo-:
Also, hemat-; especially British, haemat-, haemato-.
Origin of hemato-
< New Latin, combining form < Greek haimat-, stem of haîma blood Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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British Dictionary definitions for hemato-


combining form
US variants of haemato-
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Word Origin and History for hemato-

also haemato-, word-forming element meaning "blood," from Greek haimato-, comb. form of haima (genitive haimatos) "blood" (see -emia).

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hemato- in Medicine

hemato- or hemat- or haemat- or haemato-
Blood: hematology.

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hemato- in Science
Variant of hemo-.
hemo- or hemato-  
A prefix meaning "blood," as in hemophilia, a disorder in which blood fails to clot, or hematology, the scientific study of blood.
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