a combining form meaning “unequal,” “uneven,” used in the formation of compound words: anisogamous.
Also especially before a vowel, anis-.
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British Dictionary definitions for aniso-
before a vowel anis-
Word Origin for aniso-
New Latin, from Greek anisos; see an-, iso-
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Medicine definitions for aniso-
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