a combining form representing style or styloid in the formation of compound words: stylography.
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Words nearby stylo-
Definition for stylo- (2 of 2)
a combining form meaning “column,” “pillar,” “tube,” used in the formation of compound words: stylolite.
Origin of stylo-2
<Greek, combining form of stŷlos pillar
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British Dictionary definitions for stylo-
before a vowel styl-
(in biology) a stylestylopodium
indicating a column or pointstylobate; stylograph
Word Origin for stylo-
from Greek stulos column
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Medical definitions for stylo-
Styloid; styloid process:stylohyal.
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