terat-


variant of terato- before a vowel: teratoid.

Nearby words

  1. terai hat,
  2. terakihi,
  3. teraph,
  4. teraphim,
  5. teras,
  6. teratism,
  7. terato-,
  8. teratoblastoma,
  9. teratocarcinoma,
  10. teratogen

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British Dictionary definitions for terat-

terat-

terato-

combining form

indicating a monster or something abnormalteratism; teratoid

Word Origin for terat-

from Greek terat-, teras monster, prodigy

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