variant of gyneco-: gynophore.
Also especially before a vowel, gyn-.
Origin of gyno-
< Greek, combining form of gynḗ
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before a vowel gyn-
relating to women; femalegynarchy
denoting a female reproductive organgynophore
Word Origin for gyno-
from Greek, from gunē woman
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word-forming element equivalent to gyneco-.
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Female reproductive organ or system:gynoplastics.
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