rhabdo-


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

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Origin of rhabdo-

Combining form representing Greek rhábdos rod, wand
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Medical definitions for rhabdo-

rhabdo-

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Rod; rodlike:rhabdomyoma.
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