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a combining form meaning “heavens,” used in the formation of compound words: uranography; uranometry.
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Also especially before a vowel, uran-.

Origin of urano-

<Greek, combining form of ouranós heavens, heaven
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How to use urano- in a sentence

  • The Urano was to weigh anchor the next day at flood-tide in the afternoon.

    The Joy of Captain Ribot|Armando Palacio Valds

British Dictionary definitions for urano-

urano-

combining form
denoting the heavensuranography

Word Origin for urano-

from Greek ouranos
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Medical definitions for urano-

urano-

pref.
Hard palate:uranoplasty.
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