a combining form meaning “darkness,” used in the formation of compound words: scotoma.
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a combining form representing Scots or Scottish in compound words: Scoto-Irish.
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How to use scoto- in a sentence
There are corresponding holes on the portion under the sod, which thus completes the rounded head of an ancient scoto-Irish cross.The Book-Hunter | John Hill Burton
scoto-Gallic words were quite differently situated from French words and phrases adopted in England.Reminiscences of Scottish Life and Character | Edward Bannerman Ramsay
The history of the scoto-Roman invasion is altogether different from this.The Archaeology and Prehistoric Annals of Scotland | Daniel Wilson
The last were from Scoto, who sent at the same time your most scholarly comments on that difficult work of Ptolemy.Jerome Cardan | William George Waters
Diu multumque legit scripta Occami cujus acumen anteferebat Thom et Scoto.History of the Reformation of the Sixteenth Century, Volume III | J. H. Merle D'Aubign