scoto-


a combining form meaning “darkness,” used in the formation of compound words: scotoma.

Origin of scoto-

< Latin < Greek skoto- combining form of skótos darkness

Definition for scoto- (2 of 2)

Scoto-


a combining form representing Scots or Scottish in compound words: Scoto-Irish.

Origin of Scoto-

combining form of Medieval Latin Scōtus Scot
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Medicine definitions for scoto-

scoto-


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Darkness:scotophobia.
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