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variant of recti- before a vowel: rectangle.
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Other definitions for rect- (2 of 3)

rect.1

abbreviation
(in prescriptions) rectified.

Origin of rect.

1
From the Latin word rēctificātus

Other definitions for rect- (3 of 3)

rect.2

abbreviation
receipt.
rectangle.
rectangular.
rector.
rectory.
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British Dictionary definitions for rect-

rect

rec't


abbreviation for
receipt
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Medical definitions for rect-

rect-

pref.
Variant ofrecto-
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