zeno-

late 20c. word-forming element used in reference to the planet Jupiter, from Greek zeno-, comb. form from Zeus (see Zeus; also cf. Zenobia).


Nearby words

  1. zenker's necrosis,
  2. zeno,
  3. zeno of citium,
  4. zeno of elea,
  5. zeno's paradox,
  6. zenobia,
  7. zenonian,
  8. zeolite,
  9. zeolitic,
  10. zep

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