a combining form meaning “short,” used in the formation of compound words: brevirostrate.

Nearby words

  1. breunnerite,
  2. breus mole,
  3. brev.,
  4. breve,
  5. brevet,
  6. breviary,
  7. brevicaudate,
  8. brevicollis,
  9. brevier,
  10. breviloquent

Origin of brevi-

< Latin, combining form of brevis; akin to Greek brachýs Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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