a combining form meaning “a cut, section,” used in the formation of compound words: tomography.

Nearby words

  1. tommyaxe,
  2. tommycod,
  3. tommyrot,
  4. tommyto,
  5. tomo,
  6. tomogram,
  7. tomograph,
  8. tomographic,
  9. tomography,
  10. tomonaga

Origin of tomo-

combining form representing Greek tómos a cut, section; cf. -tome Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019