a combining form occurring in compound words that denote a condition of the limbs, as specified by the initial element: phocomelia.
CHALLENGE YOURSELF WITH THESE WORDS FROM "LITTLE WOMEN"
"Little Women" may be a classic, but that doesn't mean we all know the meanings of the vocab words from the book. Can you define these words correctly and make Jo proud?
Question 1 of 10
Origin of -melia
< New Latin, combining form representing Greek mélos limb; see -ia
Words nearby -melia
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020