noto-


a combining form meaning “the back,” used in the formation of compound words: notochord.

Nearby words

  1. notionally,
  2. notionate,
  3. notions,
  4. notitia,
  5. noto,
  6. notochord,
  7. notogaea,
  8. notogaean,
  9. notoriety,
  10. notorious

Also especially before a vowel, not-.

Origin of noto-

combining form representing Greek nôton the back

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British Dictionary definitions for noto-

noto-

before a vowel not-

combining form

the backnotochord

Word Origin for noto-

from Greek nōton the back

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