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

Nearby words

  1. nucflash,
  2. nucha,
  3. nuchal,
  4. nuchal ligament,
  5. nuchal plane,
  6. nuciform,
  7. nucivorous,
  8. nucle-,
  9. nuclear,
  10. nuclear bomb

Origin of nuci-

combining form representing Latin nuci- (stem of nux) nut Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019