a combining form meaning “boat,” used in the formation of compound words: scaphocephaly.
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What does “vacillate” mean?
Also especially before a vowel, scaph-.
Origin of scapho-
combining form representing Greek skáphē boat
Words nearby scapho-
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Medical definitions for scapho-
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