scoto-


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

Origin of scoto-

1
<Latin <Greek skoto- combining form of skótos darkness

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Other definitions for Scoto- (2 of 2)

Scoto-

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

Origin of Scoto-

2
Combining form of Medieval Latin ScōtusScot

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