a combining form meaning “cheek,” “mouth,” used in the formation of compound words: buccolingual.

Nearby words

  1. buccally,
  2. buccaneer,
  3. buccaro,
  4. bucchero,
  5. buccinator,
  6. buccogingival,
  7. buccolabial,
  8. buccolingual,
  9. buccopharyngeal,
  10. buccoversion

Origin of bucco-

< Latin bucc(a) lower cheek, jaw, mouth + -o-

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