a combining form meaning “fish,” used in the formation of compound words: ichthyology.
Also especially before a vowel, ichthy-.

Origin of ichthyo-

< Greek, combining form of ichthŷs fish
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British Dictionary definitions for ichthyo-


before a vowel ichthy-

combining form

indicating or relating to fishesichthyology

Word Origin for ichthyo-

from Latin, from Greek ikhthus fish
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Medicine definitions for ichthyo-



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