a combining form meaning “second or secondary; second in order”, used in the formation of compound words: deutoplasm.

Also especially before a vowel, deut-. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

deuto- in Medicine



Second; secondary:deutoplasm.
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