reni-


a combining form meaning “kidney,” used in the formation of compound words: reniform.

Nearby words

  1. renfrew,
  2. renfrewshire,
  3. renga,
  4. reni,
  5. reni, guido,
  6. renifleur,
  7. reniform,
  8. renin,
  9. reniportal,
  10. renitent

Origin of reni-

< Latin rēni-, combining form of rēnēs kidneys

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British Dictionary definitions for reni-

reni-

combining form

kidney or kidneysreniform

Word Origin for reni-

from Latin rēnēs

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