a combining form meaning “pain,” used in the formation of compound words: algophobia.
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Origin of algo-
combining form representing Greek álgos
Words nearby algo-
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British Dictionary definitions for algo-
denoting painalgometer; algophobia
Word Origin for algo-
from Greek algos pain
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Medical definitions for algo-
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