ox-


Chemistry.

a combining form meaning “containing oxygen”: oxazine.

Nearby words

  1. owren's disease,
  2. owse,
  3. owsen,
  4. owt,
  5. ox,
  6. ox-eye herring,
  7. ox-eyed,
  8. ox-hide,
  9. ox-tongue partisan,
  10. ox.

Origin of ox-

short for oxygen

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