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a combining form meaning “boat,” used in the formation of compound words: scaphocephaly.
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
Also especially before a vowel, scaph-.
Origin of scapho-
Combining form representing Greek skáphē boat
Words nearby scapho-
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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.
Medical definitions for scapho-
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