rhabdo-


a combining form meaning “rod,” “wand,” used in the formation of compound words: rhabdomyoma.

Nearby words

  1. rh-negative,
  2. rh-positive,
  3. rh0(d) immune globulin,
  4. rha,
  5. rhabditis,
  6. rhabdocoele,
  7. rhabdoid,
  8. rhabdom,
  9. rhabdomal,
  10. rhabdomancy

Origin of rhabdo-

combining form representing Greek rhábdos rod, wand

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Medicine definitions for rhabdo-

rhabdo-

pref.

Rod; rodlike:rhabdomyoma.

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