rect-

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variant of recti- before a vowel: rectangle.

Nearby words

  1. recruiter,
  2. recruitment,
  3. recrystallization,
  4. recrystallize,
  5. rect,
  6. rect.,
  7. recta,
  8. rectal,
  9. rectal ampulla,
  10. rectal anesthesia

rect.

1

(in prescriptions) rectified.

Origin of rect.

1
From the Latin word rēctificātus

rect.

2

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British Dictionary definitions for rect

rect

rec't

abbreviation for

receipt
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Medicine definitions for rect

rect-

pref.

Variant ofrecto-

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