a combining form meaning “boat,” used in the formation of compound words: scaphocephaly.
- Also especially before a vowel, scaph-.
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How to use scapho- in a sentence
The ulna and fibula are to some extent inclined backwards; the carpus has a scapho-lunar; and the feet are five-toed.