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Turco-

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a combining form representing Turkish or Turkic in compound words.

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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.

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Also Turko-.
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British Dictionary definitions for Turco- (1 of 2)

Turco
/ (ˈtɜːkəʊ) /

noun plural -cos

(formerly) an Algerian serving in the light infantry of the French army

Word Origin for Turco

C19: via French from Italian: a Turk

British Dictionary definitions for Turco- (2 of 2)

Turco-

Turko-


combining form

indicating Turkey or TurkishTurco-Greek
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