demo-


a combining form occurring in loanwords from Greek, where it meant “people” (democratic); on this model, used in the formation of compound words (demography).

Origin of demo-

< Greek dēmo-, combining form of dêmos
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British Dictionary definitions for demo-

demo-

before a vowel dem-


combining form

indicating people or populationdemography

Word Origin for demo-

from Greek dēmos
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