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  1. a combining form meaning “air,” used in the formation of compound words: atmosphere.
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Origin of atmo-

< Greek, combining form of atmós vapor, smoke
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British Dictionary definitions for atmo-


combining form
  1. air or vapouratmometer; atmosphere
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Word Origin

via New Latin from Greek atmos vapour
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atmo- in Medicine


  1. Steam; vapor:atmosphere.
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