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  1. a combining form representing cirrus in compound words: cirrostratus.
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British Dictionary definitions for cirro-



combining form
  1. indicating cirrus or cirricirrocumulus; cirriped
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Word Origin and History for cirro-

word-forming element meaning "involving cirrus clouds," from comb. form of Latin cirrus (see cirrus).

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