How to use proto- in a sentence
There are also funding and logistical imperatives for ISIS to pursue the proto-state strategy.
No one was using Final Cut, so it was this Proto Editing program.Casey Affleck, Star of ‘Out of the Furnace,’ on His Hollywood Struggles|Marlow Stern|December 2, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Such proto-tweets allowed some full-time gossips to work as compilers of the “trending” topics of the day.
There is "water" in English, "wasser" in German, "vatten" in Swedish, all cognates emanating from "wator" in proto-German.
In the current proto-populist climate, complicated could actually win for a change.If the Congressional Supercommittee Fails, Who Wins?|Michael Tomasky|November 19, 2011|DAILY BEAST
The influence of the leisure class is not consistently for or against the rehabilitation of this proto-anthropoid human nature.The Theory of the Leisure Class|Thorstein Veblen
The oxygen of the atmosphere also unites with certain minerals, such as the proto-salts of iron, and converts them into peroxides.Geology|James Geikie
As far as he knew, there was no such thing as a proto-man myth in wide currency around the galaxy.
Remember this, though: I cannot tell you what to expect when you reach the original home of proto-man.
Or must proto-man, like humans everywhere, fall victim to subjective time if objective time did not matter for him?