-tome

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Ancient Greek -τομον (-tomon, that cuts), from τέμνω (témnō, I cut)

Suffix[edit]

-tome

  1. An instrument for cutting.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Ancient Greek τομή (tomḗ, a cutting), from τέμνω (témnō, I cut)

Suffix[edit]

-tome

  1. A section or segment.

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