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  1. a combining form meaning “right,” “straight,” used in the formation of compound words: rectilinear.
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Also especially before a vowel, rect-.

Origin of recti-

< Latin rēcti-, combining form of rēctus right
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British Dictionary definitions for recti-


before a vowel rect-

combining form
  1. straight or rightrectilinear; rectangle
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Word Origin

from Latin rectus
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