siphono-


a combining form meaning “tube,” “siphon,” used in the formation of compound words: siphonostele.

Nearby words

  1. siphon,
  2. siphon bottle,
  3. siphonage,
  4. siphonapterous,
  5. siphonic,
  6. siphonophore,
  7. siphonostele,
  8. siphuncle,
  9. sipid,
  10. sipidity

Origin of siphono-

combining form representing síphōn siphon; see -o-

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