colo-


a combining form representing colon2 in compound words: colostomy.

Nearby words

  1. colly,
  2. collyr.,
  3. collyrium,
  4. collywobbles,
  5. colmar,
  6. colo.,
  7. coloboma,
  8. colobus,
  9. colocate,
  10. colocentesis

Also especially before a vowel, col-.

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British Dictionary definitions for colo-

colo-

before a vowel col-

combining form

indicating the coloncolostomy; colotomy
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Medicine definitions for colo-

colo-

pref.

Colon:colostomy.

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