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a combining form meaning “custom,” “law,” used in the formation of compound words: nomology.
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Origin of nomo-

<Greek nomo-, combining form of nómos law, custom; akin to némein to manage, control
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British Dictionary definitions for nomo-

nomo-

combining form
indicating law or customnomology

Word Origin for nomo-

from Greek nomos law, custom
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