a combining form meaning “naked,” “bare,” “exposed,” used in the formation of compound words: gymnoplast.
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Also especially before a vowel, gymn-.
Origin of gymno-
<Greek, combining form of gymnós
Words nearby gymno-
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British Dictionary definitions for gymno-
naked, bare, or exposedgymnosperm
Word Origin for gymno-
from Greek gumnos naked
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