diplo-


  1. a combining form meaning “double,” “in pairs,” used in the formation of compound words: diplococcus.

Origin of diplo-

1
<Greek, combining form of diplóostwofold
  • Also especially before a vowel, dipl-.

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British Dictionary definitions for diplo-

diplo-

combining form
  1. double: diplococcus

Origin of diplo-

1
from Greek, from diploos, from di- 1 + -ploos -fold

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