chron-


variant of chrono- before a vowel: chronaxie.

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Definition for chron (2 of 3)

Definition for chron (3 of 3)

Chron.

Bible.

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British Dictionary definitions for chron

Chron.
/ Bible /

abbreviation for

Chronicles
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Medical definitions for chron

chron-

pref.

Variant ofchrono-
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