- a combining form meaning “heavens,” used in the formation of compound words: uranography; uranometry.
Also especially before a vowel, uran-.
Origin of urano-
< Greek, combining form of ouranós heavens, heaven
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- denoting the heavensuranography
Word Origin for urano-
from Greek ouranos
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- Hard palate:uranoplasty.
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