alveolo-


a combining form of alveolus: alveolopalatal.

Nearby words

  1. alveolar ventilation,
  2. alveolar-arterial oxygen difference,
  3. alveolate,
  4. alveolectomy,
  5. alveolitis,
  6. alveolocapillary membrane,
  7. alveoloclasia,
  8. alveolodental ligament,
  9. alveolodental membrane,
  10. alveololingual

Also especially before a vowel, alveol-.

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Medicine definitions for alveolo-

alveolo-

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Alveolus; alveolar:alveoloclasia.

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