hem-


variant of hemo- before a vowel: hemal.

Nearby words

  1. helvétius,
  2. helvétius, claude adrien,
  3. hem,
  4. hem and haw,
  5. hem in,
  6. hema-,
  7. hemacytometer,
  8. hemadsorption,
  9. hemadsorption virus type 1,
  10. hemadsorption virus type 2

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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