a combining form meaning “miracle,” “wonder,” used in the formation of compound words: thaumatology.
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Origin of thaumato-
<Greek, combining form of thaumat- (stem of thaûma)
Words nearby thaumato-
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British Dictionary definitions for thaumato-
before a vowel thaumat-
Word Origin for thaumato-
from Greek thauma, thaumat- a marvel
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