keno-

before vowels, ken-, word-forming element meaning "empty," from comb. form of Greek kenos "empty," from PIE root *ken- "empty."


Nearby words

  1. kenny,
  2. kenny method,
  3. kenny's treatment,
  4. kenny, elizabeth,
  5. keno,
  6. kenogenesis,
  7. kenosha,
  8. kenosis,
  9. kenotic,
  10. kensington

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