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a combining form representing machine or mechanical in compound words: mechanoreceptor.
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On the farm, the feed for chicks is significantly different from the roosters’; ______ not even comparable.
Also especially before a vowel, mechan-.
Origin of mechano-
<Greek mēchano-, combining form representing mēchanḗ;see machine
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How to use mechano- in a sentence
Mechano-therapy often does good and some of the Zander machines are likely to be useful.Psychotherapy|James J. Walsh