a combining form meaning “broad,” “wide,” used in the formation of compound words: eurypterid.

Origin of eury-

< Greek, combining form of eurýs wide Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

British Dictionary definitions for eury-


combining form

broad or wideeurythermal

Word Origin for eury-

New Latin, from Greek, from eurus wide
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Medical definitions for eury-



Wide; broad:eurycephalic.
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