centro-


variant of centri-: centrosphere.

Nearby words

  1. centripetal,
  2. centripetal force,
  3. centripetal nerve,
  4. centrism,
  5. centrist,
  6. centroacinar cell,
  7. centrobaric,
  8. centroclinal,
  9. centroid,
  10. centrokinesia

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British Dictionary definitions for centro-

centro-

centri- or before a vowel centr-

combining form

denoting a centrecentroclinal; centromere; centrosome; centrosphere; centrist

Word Origin for centro-

from Greek kentron centre

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Medicine definitions for centro-

centro-

pref.

Center:centrostaltic.

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