hem-


variant of hemo- before a vowel: hemal.
Also especially British, haem-.
Compare haemat-.
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British Dictionary definitions for hem-

hem-

combining form

a US variant of haemo-

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Medicine definitions for hem-

hem-

pref.

Variant ofhemo-

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